Tag: Quest Analytics

Top 3 Things the “No Surprises Act” Means for Health Plans

Top 3 Things the No Surprises Act Means for Health Plans

It’s staggering to think that, according to researchers, one in five emergency room visits result in an individual receiving a bill for treatment or services they expected to be covered by their health plan, but weren’t. These unexpected, costly, and often frustrating charges are aptly called Surprise Medical Bills. While surprise medical bills impact consumers… Read more »

Insights on Price Transparency: Transparency In Coverage (CMS-9915-F)

Price Transparency For Payers

On October 29, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), the Department of Labor, and the Department of Treasury released the final version of the Price Transparency Rule. The rule requires most private health plans (self-insured, ERISA), including group health plans and health insurance issuers to publicly disclose the rates they pay healthcare… Read more »

Quest Analytics Expands Board of Directors

Elizabeth Bierbower, Dr. Bill Lewis, Rita Johnson-Mills join Quest Analytics Board of Directors.

Leader in Network Management adds Executives from Payer, Provider and Regulatory Sectors as Company Broadens Commitment around Access to Care OVERLAND PARK, KS, November 17, 2020 – Quest Analytics today announced that it has expanded its Board of Directors with the addition of three senior executives, including Elizabeth Bierbower, Dr. Bill Lewis and Rita Johnson-Mills. “We… Read more »

Quest Analytics Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification to Manage Risk, Improve Security Posture, and Meet Compliance Requirements

Quest Analytics receives HITRUST Certification

 Certification validates Quest Analytics’ commitment to meeting key regulations  and protecting sensitive information  OVERLAND PARK, KS, October 20, 2020 – Quest Analytics today announced that it has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST. HITRUST CSF Certified status demonstrates that the organization’s platform has met key regulations and industry-defined requirements and is appropriately managing risk.    This achievement places Quest Analytics in an… Read more »

New Metrics are Critical to Addressing Mental Health Access Concerns

Addressing Mental Health Access Concerns

Webinar On-Demand: Gain A Regulator’s View Into Mental Health Access Our new normal is far from normal. There is this level of incredible, nonstop uncertainty around our current situation, and none of us are immune. CDC data, collected in late June, noted an increase month-over-month in mental health issues. It showed that 40 percent of… Read more »

Quest Analytics to Measure Adequate Access to Care for Medicare Advantage, Medicare-Medicaid and Pharmacy Plans

CMS Extends Contract With Quest Analytics

OVERLAND PARK, KS, September 15, 2020 – Quest Analytics, the leader in provider network accuracy and adequacy solutions announced today the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has extended their contract with Quest Analytics for an additional five-year term to measure the adequacy of all Medicare Advantage Part C & D and Medicare-Medicaid Health… Read more »