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Medicare Supplement Summit Highlights Tech Adoption Within Senior Market

Vericred's key takeaways from The 11th National Conference for the Medicare Supplement Insurance Industry, an annual summit for industry...

VeriStat: Premiums on the Medicare Advantage Market

In this post, the data science team at Vericred analyzed premiums for Medicare Advantage plans available to those shopping as...

VeriStat: County-Level Analysis of Medicare Advantage Plan Availability

Vericred's data science team assessed how many health insurance carriers are offering Medicare Advantage products in each...

Medicare Advantage: What it is, how it works and why the market is growing

Vericred, a data platform powering the distribution of health insurance, explains Medicare Advantage basics and why these plans are...

VeriStat: Premium Change and Competition in the Individual ACA Market

This is the sixth year in which individual health insurance plans have been offered under the Affordable Care Act. The early years of the...

MRD Inaccuracies Poised to Mislead Health Plan Shoppers

Vericred examines the accuracy and quality of Machine Readable Directories (“MRDs”) mandated by CMS for plans sold through...

Are Hospital Websites an Accurate Source of Cost and Insurance Coverage?

Vericred took a look at the websites for 29 hospitals in the Columbus, Ohio area to analyze the accuracy of the insurance information they...

VeriStat: Diabetes Awareness Month – Coverage for Diabetes Drugs: Part III of III

Vericred walks through a real-life example of how much drug coverage costs for Lantus Insulin, a common diabetes medication, on ACA health...

VeriStat: Diabetes Awareness Month – Coverage for Diabetes Drugs: Part II of III

In Part II of a series on how health plans cover diabetes drugs, Vericred explores the prevalence of prior authorization requirements with...