Top Executives Share Business Impact of Marketplaces
DST Health Solutions Provides Unique Glimpse into Health Insurance Marketplaces Through Results of Comprehensive Industry Survey.
At the beginning of 2014, DST Health Solutions reached out to leading health plan executives to gain insight into the business impact Health Insurance Marketplaces and other significant aspects of the Affordable Care Act have had on our industry. In conjunction with Porter Research, we implemented a survey designed to delve into what health plans -- and the industry -- have experienced thus far from these changes in the industry.
The overwhelming majority of respondents are C-level executives, representing many of the top health insurance organizations in the country. They provide a unique glimpse into their approach to managing the changes impacting most health plans in the wake of Health Insurance Marketplace implementation.
The results are in. Simply fill out the form below to gain access to the complete findings. Here are just a few of the things that you'll find:
When asked how Health Risk Assessment processes have been modified, 48 percent of respondents stated that they have placed customized questions on the assessments to better screen the Marketplace population
58 percent of organizations participating in the survey have updated their existing Risk Adjustment processes to better manage the risk associated with these members
31 percent of those responding stated that they are providing in-depth training for their analytics staff in preparation for Edge Server utilization
For 69 percent of respondents, hospital utilization rates have remained the same, even with the inclusion of the Marketplace members.