FutureFocus January 11, 2018: Five Top Payer Trends

Lisa Remington

In this week’s FutureFocus, we provide insight into the top five payers representing 43 percent of the country's total insured population. Six key findings define the five payers.  In another article, we call your attention to 2018 financial penalties for nursing homes being scaled back and what that means to the industry. With so many changes, we keep you focused on important resources you won't want to miss.

 

Lisa Remington, President, Remington Health Strategy Group

The top five payers in 2016 collectively had 125 million members, representing 43 percent of the country’s total insured population.

The Trump administration is reversing guidelines put in place under President Barack Obama and is scaling back the use of fines against nursing homes that harm residents or place them in grave risk of injury.

2018 Post-Acute Resources You Don’t Want To Miss: