Our Top Blog Posts From June 2017

by Alicia Caramencio

July 5, 2017

While faced with uncertainty around the future of health care reform, AHIP held its 2017 Institute and Expo in June to tackle some of the most challenging questions in the industry – what does consumer engagement really mean, how to establish value-based partnerships, what does it take to improve individual health outcomes? Here’s a look back at some of June’s greatest hits.

Four year old girl visiting the dentist for a check upWhy Connect Dental Data to Population Health?

It is easy to take your teeth for granted, but they play a major role in your overall health. The CDC says more than 64 million Americans over the age of 30 have gum disease.

 

How UCare Builds Better Relationships with Members

At UCare in Minnesota, “Health care that starts with you” is more than just a marketing tagline. The Get Engaged! program shows how the organization is forming meaningful relationships with its members.

 

Professionals networking at AHIP's annual Institute ConferenceAHIP’s Institute & Expo 2017: Day 1 Social Buzz

AHIP’s 2017 Social Media Ambassadors and attendees shared their Institute conference experiences. These were some of our favorite social media posts from day one in Austin.

 

City skyline bleached white and yellow from the summer heatHealth Plans: Social Needs Matter

AHIP CEO Marilyn Tavenner writes about the many issues that can greatly impact a person’s health – and even threaten their lives – such as having places to stay cool in summer (and warm in winter).