Upon receiving the necessary approval from the Massachusetts Division of Insurance, Minuteman would begin insuring members no later than January 2014, as required by CMS. Minuteman anticipates offering its products to individuals and small businesses through the state Health Insurance Connector and through broker sales channels."This is a terrific opportunity to give consumers and small businesses a voice in their health care options," said Ellen Zane, Chair of Minuteman Health's formation board. "The best way to improve health care quality while restraining costs is to align the incentives of insurers, consumers and providers. A member-governed health insurance company will enable consumers to have a say in how their care is provided and paid for."
CMS Awards $88.5M Loan To Massachusetts For New Health Insurance Model: Minuteman Health
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