Author: Healthcare Team

medicare website updates

Website Updates on Medicare.gov: A MarComm Perspective on the New Look

In 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services began updating the customer-facing homepage and relevant linked pages on Medicare.gov. When we compared screenshots from 2021 to the same webpages in 2022, we noticed substantial improvements in clarity, stylization, ease of navigation and readability. Click through our slide deck to see the biggest changes from year to year.

D-SNP Market and Prospects

Trends and Stats To Know about the D-SNP Market and Prospects

As Medicare marketers, we pay close attention to the rapid growth of Medicare Advantage plans, and dual-eligible special needs plans (D-SNPs) are on the rise. The number of D-SNPs on the market rose 16.4% to 703 plans in 2021, and data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services shows enrollment rose by 22% YoY to more than 4 million at the start of 2022. In light of this substantial growth, Medicare marketers should read our blog for notable trends and statistics about the D-SNP market and dual eligible prospects.

HC Insights - D-SNP Direct Mail 2022

Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) in 2022: What Healthcare Marketers Should Know

One trend that we pay close attention to is the continued growth in popularity of dual-eligible special needs plans (D-SNPs) for both for payers and dual eligible beneficiaries. As payers continue to be interested in managing the care of the growing dual-eligible population, we wanted to look at how these plans marketed their benefits to prospects over the past calendar year.

HC Insights - The payvider trend

The Payvider Trend: Why it is Surging and What It Means

The concept of "payvider" is not a new one the industry has tested and launched value-based partnerships between payers and providers for many years. We explore the payvider trend within the Medicare space, what these models look like and what's to come.

hc insights - Healthcare Marketing Blog Posts

Top 10 Healthcare Marketing Blog Posts of 2021

While some of us are still processing 2020, it's hard to believe that 2021 is coming to a close! A look at our top healthcare marketing blogs from the last 12 months reveals marketers' keen interest in marketing content about Medicare, New-to-Medicare, D-SNP and trends related to the 60-65+ demographic.