Author: Kate Deiters

Key CMS Medicare Advantage Dates for 2021 and 2022

Staying on top of CMS Medicare Advantage deadlines just became easier! We know you have a lot to keep track of, and having someone outline the important dates will save you time. That’s why we created the CMS Medicare Advantage Calendar, so you have all the key dates and deadlines at your fingertips. All you… Read more »

Improving Network Adequacy and Access For Mental Health

Federal and state policymakers are taking a variety of measures to improve access to mental health services and substance use disorder treatments. Network adequacy and access are prominent areas of such a response directly affecting health plans. This blog post informs stakeholders about the increased emphasis on behavioral health networks and tips on how to… Read more »

FAQs and Provider Directory Requirements: Key Tips and Targets

One of the top questions health insurers have asked us lately is: Will I still need to have a provider directory verification process in place by January 1, 2022? Simply put, yes. In this blog, we’re highlighting the essential points you need to know about the FAQs and provider directory requirements. FAQs About the Provider… Read more »

New Guidance on Provider Directory Verification Requirements Stands Firm on January 1, 2022, Effective Date

In a new guidance document that provided plans and issuers with some enforcement delays over key new price transparency requirements, the Biden administration stood firm on new provider directory verification requirements effective January 1, 2022. Background As discussed in a prior post from Quest Analytics, starting on January 1, 2022, section 116 of the Consolidated… Read more »

Vision Quest Boot Camp is Here!

You’ve been asking for it, and it’s here! Vision Quest Boot Camp Join us October 26-27, 2021, for two days of interactive training sessions led by the All-Star Quest Analytics Client Services Team. We’ll be diving into real provider network management strategies, stories, and best practices. You’ll learn: foundation techniques ranging from setting up your… Read more »

Quest Analytics adds Technology Executive Stephen Gold to Board of Directors

OVERLAND PARK, KS, August 24, 2021 – Quest Analytics, the leader in Provider Network Management, today announced the addition of Stephen Gold to the Quest Analytics Board of Directors. Stephen is a seasoned senior technology executive with a strong track record in the successful design, implementation, operation and support of large-scale technology initiatives with experience… Read more »