In this age of technology it’s no surprise that healthcare has adjusted to fit the needs of both busy patients and doctors by offering telemedicine services. While telemedicine can’t be used for all medical purposes and can be a difficult transition to some, employers will find that with telemedicine everyone is a winner.
At the National Institutes of Health, planning is under way for a program that would bring the benefit of "precision medicine" to patients across the country. Allowing doctors to leverage health data from more than 1 million willing participants, the Precision Medicine Initiative would give them valuable insight into how best to create personalized treatment plans for some of the most difficult-to-combat illnesses.
It's happening everywhere. From your professional experience as a broker to your personal life as a consumer, you have seen technology become central to the way businesses and services connect with their clients. Nowhere has technology's new role in the world of insurance been more evident than during the first series of open-enrollments for the Affordable Care Act.
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At Kelsey-Seybold, we understand different businesses have different needs. We deliver long-term health benefits solutions for Houston employers through several leading partners. Our health plans offer as its core provider network and accountable care partner – the nation’s first NCQA-accredited Accountable Care Organization, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic.