Regence BlueShield is teaming up with Healthmap to improve outcomes for members with chronic kidney disease.
Beginning July 1, Regence’s fully insured and Medicare Advantage plans in Oregon, Utah, Idaho and Washington will have access to Healthmap’s kidney care management tools, which aim to fill in gaps between stages of kidney care.
The program also uses analytics to intervene proactively to avoid adverse events. Early intervention is critical in kidney care specifically, as progression into more advanced stages of the disease is often avoidable, Drew Oliveira, M.D., senior executive medical director at Regence, told Fierce Healthcare.
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