BlueCross, MissionPoint expand partnership

Managed care initiative extended through 2020
Jan 28, 2015 12:30 PM

Health Choice inks Phoenix contract

Health Choice, the managed care subsidiary of Iasis Healthcare, has partnered with Phoenix Children's Care Network to form an accountable care alliance in that market.

Through the deal, terms of which were not disclosed in a release, Health Choice and PCCN will collaborate on cost savings in pediatric care in the Phoenix area.

"We are proud of this strategic collaboration with Phoenix Children's Care Network, particularly given its established reputation for offering world-class quality health care to children and their families, Mike Uchrin, Health Choice CEO, said in a release. "Working together, we know we can achieve improved outcomes and better value for our members and patients.

Executives with the Franklin-based company have said Iasis will focus on growing both its provider business and managed care operations in 2015.

Dec 10, 2014 11:05 AM

Children's joins MissionPoint network

Two of the region's biggest health care systems teaming up
Jun 17, 2014 7:17 AM

Demystifying the Accountable Care Organization

Many early adopters learn fast as two-year anniversaries approach
Jun 10, 2014 5:25 AM

MissionPoint beyond Medicare

Quasi-ACO programs involving insurers continue to thrive
Jun 10, 2014 5:20 AM

MissionPoint to open clinic at Aegis

MetroCenter site will serve drug testing lab's employees, dependents
Mar 18, 2014 12:40 PM

MissionPoint receives $80K grant for Montgomery County disease management

MissionPoint, Saint Thomas Health's accountable care organization, announced today it has been awarded a $80,000 grant from the Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Health Foundation to launch a chronic disease management program.

The pilot program will serve 400 uninsured patients living with diabetes in Montgomery County and Fort Campbell.

"We are very excited for the work that this grant will allow us to do in the Montgomery County area," Jason Dinger, MissionPoint CEO, said in a release. "Through this grant, we will continue our mission of serving some of the most vulnerable in our community.

Dinger said the funding would pay for case management services for patients, with the goal of helping them better manage their diabetes.

"We selected MissionPoint as the recipient of this grant because of their commitment to the health and wellness of the uninsured, as well as their proven track record of improving community health, reducing costs, increasing access and enhancing the patient experience," said Joey Smith, board member of the Clarksville-Montgomery County Community Health Foundation.

Mar 5, 2014 1:50 PM

MissionPoint to take remainder of year to prep for BlueCross partnership

ACO officials target 560,000 members, will work with employers to design benefits
Mar 6, 2013 7:00 AM

BlueCross, MissionPoint partnering

ACO, insurer to team up starting next January
Mar 5, 2013 10:59 AM

Vanguard expands insurance effort to Boston

CMS-birthed group on leading edge of changing market
Sep 11, 2012 2:36 PM