Priority Health has launched a prevention program designed to help companies support employees with diabetes or pre-diabetes. Priority Health works with enrollees and their doctors to develop personalized plans and provide access to resources, such as diabetes education programs.
Priority Health is honoring the top doctors and health care practices in its network this month with the 2016 Quality Awards. The annual honor recognizes health care providers who achieve the highest overall scores in the preventive care and chronic disease measures in the organization’s Primary Care Provider Incentive Program. Since 2003, the program hasRead more »
Priority Health has launched Senior Days in collaboration with John Ball Zoo in Grand Rapids. The program is an effort to provide senior citizens access to the zoo. Every Wednesday through October 12, all seniors above the age of 62 will pay only $4 to enter the zoo, and Priority Health Medicare members can enterRead more »
Priority Health’s wellness-based plan reduces the cost to insure an employee by 12 percent compared to a standard plan, reports Mark Sanchez. In a study of more than 1,000 consumers from nine employers with the HealthbyChoice option, Priority Health found the wellness program contributed to long-term medical savings.
In a five-year study, Priority Health has proven its hybrid health plan featuring wellness incentives has lowered employer costs and improved employee health. Rising health care costs and the prevalence of chronic conditions take a toll on employee wellness, performance and attendance, and have a negative effect on employer overhead. A study by professional servicesRead more »