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The Corporate Insight Blog provides our clients with current and upcoming digital trends, news, and insights across financial services, higher education and healthcare industries on variety of digital topics including mobile finance, social media, online financial platforms, user experience best practices and other hot-button tech issues.

 

How Are You Really Doing? Aetna’s MindCheck Tool Brings the Digital Experience to Personal Wellness

The latest in a health and wellness initiative that includes digital and brick-and-mortar mindfulness resources, Aetna’s new emotional wellness self-assessment tool, MindCheck, allows users to conduct an mental health self-evaluation and provides suggested wellness resources and recommendations. Along with resources like the firm’s Mindfulness Tumblr page and Mental & Emotional Health page, MindCheck illustrates Aetna’s […]

Topics: Health Apps 

Four Firms Issue Statements on the Future of Health Insurance

Over the past two months, organizations in our Healthcare Monitor coverage group have issued statements regarding the future of the healthcare system in the U.S. Four firms—Aetna, Tufts Health Plan, Kaiser Permanente and BCBS of Massachusetts—have taken stances on the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the bills that were and are being […]

Topics: Healthcare 

Three Firms Face the Opioid Epidemic Head On

The U.S. has an escalating public health crisis, with prescription opioid overdoses exceeding 59,000 in 2016 and rising. Healthcare organizations continue to implement strategy and practice interventions in an effort to combat opioid misuse and addiction, possibly pushing the Trump administration to announce the opioid addiction epidemic as a public health emergency, a declaration that […]

Topics: Healthcare 

Healthcare Monitor Trends & Highlights: Q2 2017

In the first three months of 2017, the healthcare insurance industry experienced numerous disruptions and innovations, including blocked mergers, an attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and the continued transition to a value-based care system. As the second quarter wraps up, we examine more recent changes impacting the industry, including firms’ coverage […]

Corporate Insight at Fitbit Captivate 2017: Fitbit Unveils New Health and Wellness Benefits Program

Fitbit’s foray into the employer health and wellness landscape continues to expand with the launch of Fitbit Group Health. Like the Rally and Vitality programs, Fitbit Group Health aims to bring the digital experience into personalized fitness and wellness programs for employers, health plans and health systems. This new program will grow Fitbit’s already heavy […]

Introducing Oscar

Corporate Insight’s February Healthcare Monitor Report—Introducing Florida Blue and Oscar—featured a review of two insurance providers’ public and member sites that bring new perspectives to the Healthcare Monitor coverage group through their member experience designs, tools and other offerings. Oscar in particular represents the innovation and member-first approach that we expect from the future of […]

Topics: Digital Health 

Checking the Vital Signs of Symptom Checkers

12 billion Google searches a year are classified as symptom-related. People often rely on online tools, like WebMD and The Mayo Clinic for preliminary diagnoses. While all symptom checkers provide some sort of diagnosis, they vary dramatically in terms of intuitiveness, comprehensiveness and even overall purpose. In this white paper, we evaluate eight popular symptom […]

Topics: Digital Health 

Introducing Florida Blue

Corporate Insight’s February Healthcare Monitor Report—Introducing Florida Blue and Oscar—featured a review of both insurance providers’ public and member websites. Both firms add new perspectives to the Healthcare Monitor coverage group through their tools and member experience designs. Florida Blue in particular contends with major insurers within our coverage group, and we look forward to […]

Topics: Digital Health