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Neighborhood Health Plan of RI names Buyse new CMO

SMITHFIELD — Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island has named Dr. Marylou Buyse chief medical officer and senior vice president.Buyse, according to a media...
LISTEN AND LEARN: Participants during the first of two discussion panels at the 2019 PBN Spring Health Care Summit at the Providence Marriott talk about how the state’s health care and insurance systems must listen to and understand the whole person they purport to serve. From left: Marc Backon, president of Tufts Health Plan’s commercial division; Stephen Farrell, UnitedHealthcare of New England CEO; Dr. John Murphy, executive vice president of physician affairs at Lifespan; James E. Purcell, former CEO of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island and founder of the Returns on Wellbeing Institute; Shannon Shallcross, co-founder and CEO of BetaXAnalytics; and Neil D. Steinberg, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Foundation.
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Panel: Many health, insurance services out of touch with user

To work better, the state’s health care and insurance systems must ramp up one critical skill: listening to and understanding the whole person they...

Employers can help curb health care costs

Technology continues to reshape how employers select and offer health care benefits to employees, putting access to information at our fingertips and creating a...

Six R.I. health plans rank well in NCQA report

PROVIDENCE – Four commercial health plans and two Medicaid health plans in Rhode Island received a 4.5 out of 5 rating in the National...
INSIDE KNOWLEDGE: Members of the first panel at the 2018 Spring Providence Business News Health Care ­Summit April 6 at the Providence Marriott Downtown: from left, Dr. Gus Manocchia of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island; Stephen Farrell, CEO of UnitedHealthcare of New England; Dr. Claire Levesque, board-certified neurologist and chief medical officer for commercial products at Tufts Health Plan; and Joan Kwiatkowski, CEO of CareLink and the PACE Organization of Rhode Island.
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Health Care Summit: System needs more primary care doctors, cost control

Two themes led much of the discussion during the first of two panels at Providence Business News’ 2018 Spring Health Care Summit: primary care...
MAKING MEMORIES: Ivette Luna, lead consumer-engagement specialist at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, with her 2-year-old son Daniel and husband, Jose. The family portrait on the wall was taken during a trip to the Dominican Republic.
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Travel policies fill gaps in health plans

To celebrate her son Daniel’s first birthday and introduce him to his extended family in the Dominican Republic, Ivette Luna and her husband, Jose...
STEPHEN FARRELL, CEO of UnitedHealthcare of New England, said the range of digital tools available to help consumers manage their health have proven to be useful incentives in corporate wellness programs. /COURTESY UNITEDHEALTHCARE OF NEW ENGLAND

Five Questions With: Stephen Farrell

Stephen Farrell is the CEO of UnitedHealthcare of New England, which recently released its May 2017 survey of consumers regarding employer-sponsored wellness initiatives.Farrell spoke...
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