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6 key conclusions from the RISE webinar: In-Home Health Evaluations help drive better outcomes for Medicare Advantage members

By Signify Health Team on 5/13/24 12:52 PM

On Monday, December 18, Signify Health leaders Dana Lynch, Director of Network Services, Alex Blackstock, Vice President of Product Management, and Peter Yates, Vice President of Care Coordination Products from Signify Health, shared exciting findings from two recent research projects that illustrated that beyond providing members, health plans and members’ PCP a holistic view of a members health, the IHE positively impacts members’ experiences, diabetes care, and their connection to the care continuum. 

In-Home Health Evaluation (IHEs) are a comprehensive evaluation of the health status of MA members that help identify potential risks and tailor appropriate care plans. Signify Health Clinicians perform the IHE in the member’s home or virtually. 

Topics: Medicare Advantage In-Home Health Evaluations IHE

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Signify Health’s In-Home Health Evaluation: Kurt’s story

By Signify Health Team on 9/27/23 12:03 PM

Every day, Signify Health physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants engage with thousands of health plan members – wherever they call home – to get a true understanding of members’ health status – and for members to get connected to the right care for their unique needs. Here is Kurt's experience with his recent In-Home Health Evaluation (IHE).

Topics: Medicare Advantage Healthy aging In-Home Health Evaluations IHE

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RISE 2023: The Future of Health is in the Home

By David Pierre on 2/28/23 9:59 AM

Older people are a rapidly growing proportion of the population in the United States, and people’s expectations for care are evolving in tandem with their needs as aging adults. Today, there are more than 55 million people over age 65 – the majority of whom are living with more than one chronic condition – who require vital preventive services in order to get and stay healthy. Tomorrow, there will be more.

Topics: Medicare Advantage In-Home Health Evaluations

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Why is Signify Health calling me? The value of In-Home Health Evaluations

By Team Signify on 8/9/22 12:45 PM

Taking a small step toward better health can be as simple as answering the phone. As part of our in-Home health evaluation program, Signify Health partners with leading health plans to offer their plan members a no-cost visit by a licensed Signify Health clinician.

For example, a Medicare Advantage plan will identify members who might benefit most from an in-home visit. Once they are identified, Signify Health team members contact them to schedule an appointment.

These no-cost annual check-ins function as a supplement to a person’s annual primary care check-up and happen in the comfort of their home. According to a recent Signify Health survey, these in-home visits are well-received by the people we serve, with results showing:

Topics: Medicare Advantage Health Risk Evaluation Healthy aging IHE

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Addressing social determinants begins with data

By Marc Rothman, MD on 1/18/22 9:42 AM

New CMS rule supports standardization of data to better understand drivers of health

Topics: Medicare Advantage SDOH