June is pride month, and we’re celebrating all month long at AllWays Health Partners. It’s important for organizations—and individuals to use this month as an opportunity to identify ways you can support the LGBTQIA+ community long term. Whether you’re a provider, employer, broker, or member, we invite you to educate yourself about some of the current laws impacting the LGBTQIA+ population along with several supportive resources offered through Mass General Brigham and other organizations.
New data from the National Health Interview Survey found that 50.2 million U.S. adults reported pain on most days or every day, limiting daily functioning and productivity. Keep reading to learn how researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital used this data to uncover the negative impact on today's workforce along with how important it is that providers study chronic pain from a multidisciplinary lens.
Topics: chronic pain
Do you know a provider that's interested in switching to AllWays Health Partners? No matter their level of interest, it's good to see how a new provider can turn their interest into a contract. To learn more, we talked with Melissa Hinckley and Charles Murphy of our Provider Network team to break down each step to give providers more sightline into the entire process.
With more research, it's clear that physical and mental health outcomes are directly linked to patients' social determinants of health (SDOH): where patients live, work, learn and play. Keep reading to learn more about the data found along with the growing number of initiatives at the national and state levels to address social determinants of health.
So, you’ve filed a claim—but then what? Where does it go and what happens next? Insurance companies don’t always share what happens behind the scenes, so in the spirit of transparency we're re-sharing this information for anyone that needs a refresher. Below, we walk you through each step at how the average claim gets processed.