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What’s the True Value of Health Plan Decision Support?

What’s the True Value of Health Plan Decision Support?

Hint: It’s not all about the prospective savings Choosing between different health plan options is too hard. There are so many different pieces to consider—premiums and deductible, copays and coinsurance, HSAs and FSAs, the list goes on. It’s no wonder then that most...

Five Reasons Employers Should Make Health Equity a Priority

Five Reasons Employers Should Make Health Equity a Priority

Health and health care disparities in the U.S. are an urgent, national problem. Numerous studies show that it is harder for people of color and those with less money and resources to reach their optimal health. Undoing this injustice will require stakeholders across...

Why HR Teams and Benefits Consultants Should Focus on Healthtech

Why HR Teams and Benefits Consultants Should Focus on Healthtech

Healthtech—the industry using tech to improve healthcare—has exploded during the past decade with a market ranging between $75B to $106B annually. From fitness trackers to telehealth to online pharmacies, healthtech encompasses a broad swath of services and solutions...

Is Benefit Decision Support Worth It? Six Things to Consider.

Is Benefit Decision Support Worth It? Six Things to Consider.

More than anyone, benefit professionals know that employees need help when choosing a health plan. The majority of employees are in the wrong plan and overspend on health insurance every year. Decision support gives employees individual plan selection guidance. This...

How to Choose Health Benefit Decision Support: 10 Questions to Ask

How to Choose Health Benefit Decision Support: 10 Questions to Ask

Benefit decision support helps more consumers choose a health plan that best fits their needs. With added support and education, individuals get more from their benefits and end up happier at work, happier with their carrier, and living a healthier in life. Those are...

MyHealthMath team member spotlight: Elizabeth Smith

MyHealthMath team member spotlight: Elizabeth Smith

What inspired you to work at MyHealthMath? I had previously worked at a software development firm here in Portland where I had the opportunity to work with several tech start-ups. I really enjoyed working with start-ups, and I thought that working at MHM would be a...