BaseHealth, a predictive health analytics company that empowers health systems and Medicare Advantage (MA) plans to proactively manage rising risk within populations, has introduced the first predictive analytics platform that mines clinical laboratory data, enabling healthcare organizations (HCOs) to improve population health, boost quality scores and optimize risk adjustment.
Broker Brown & Brown has acquired US-based Health Special Risk (HSR), a provider of third-party administration and managing general underwriting services for special risk and accident & health insurance.
A new Minneapolis-based health reinsurer Sequoia Re has launched operations focusing on health maintenance organizations (HMO) reinsurance and provider excess. Dan Bolgar, head of health of PartnerRe, has been appointed as its CEO.
Risk Strategies, a national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, has acquired Corporate Benefit Audits (CBA), a firm providing claim outsourcing and audit services to the medical stop loss, managed care and self-funded industries.
Ironshore, a Liberty Mutual Company, has appointed Lainie Dorneker as president of its healthcare professional liability unit IronHealth.
BETA Healthcare Group (BETA) has become the sponsor of, and partner with, several leading healthcare risk management organizations on risk management and patient safety education efforts in the Pacific Northwest.
Northrim BanCorp has sold its Northrim Benefits Group to Michigan-based Acrisure. The new company will be rebranded as RISQ Consulting.
LTCG, a business processing outsourcing firm for long-term care insurance, is to acquire LifePlans, a national provider of risk management solutions for insurers, and its Canadian division LifePlans LTC Services.
Anthem Blue Cross and AmericasHealth Plan (AHP) have teamed up to provide patient-centered healthcare to individuals covered under Anthem Medicare Advantage plans in the San Fernando Valley and Ventura County.
Beazley, healthcare, technology and privacy risks insurer, has launched a new insurance policy to cover all organizations involved in the provision of telemedicine.