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Creating Healthier Futures with Alegeus

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This podcast series from Alegeus covers a range of topics around healthcare consumerism, going well beyond HSAs, FSAs and other benefit accounts to solve some of the most pressing issues related to navigating the U.S. healthcare system. Using industry data and research, along with a range of expert guests, we help listeners better understand how consumers interact with their health and benefits, the role of technology in healthcare consumerism, how people can save more money on healthcare, and much more. Access all the resources of this show at alegeus.com/podcast.

This podcast series from Alegeus covers a range of topics around healthcare consumerism, going well beyond HSAs, FSAs and other benefit accounts to solve some of the most pressing issues related to navigating the U.S. healthcare system. Using industry data and research, along with a range of expert guests, we help listeners better understand how consumers interact with their health and benefits, the role of technology in healthcare consumerism, how people can save more money on healthcare, and much more. Access all the resources of this show at alegeus.com/podcast.

Location:

United States

Description:

This podcast series from Alegeus covers a range of topics around healthcare consumerism, going well beyond HSAs, FSAs and other benefit accounts to solve some of the most pressing issues related to navigating the U.S. healthcare system. Using industry data and research, along with a range of expert guests, we help listeners better understand how consumers interact with their health and benefits, the role of technology in healthcare consumerism, how people can save more money on healthcare, and much more. Access all the resources of this show at alegeus.com/podcast.

Twitter:

@alegeus

Language:

English


Episodes

Five themes that will define consumer-directed healthcare in 2021

1/19/2021
The healthcare benefits industry is on a transformative journey. Accelerated by the impact of COVID-19, consumer-directed healthcare saw some surprisingly positive developments as consumers proved they could adapt to new technologies, and quickly. And, more than in recent memory, employers, brokers, and consumers alike were paying close attention to the coverage and care they have access to and the costs associated with these benefit programs. In this episode, we bring you highlights from...

Duration:00:25:04

Supporting the full consumer lifecycle: A discussion on employee savings strategies with Alight

12/3/2020
For many people, 2020 was a year of crisis. New realities forced consumers to focus on the present. What do I need right now? What can I afford right now? How do I maintain my health right now? Naturally, thoughts of the future and long-term savings fell to the wayside. Yet it's precisely these long-term savings strategies that can help people through moments of crisis. With this in mind, Karli Dunkelberger and Karen Frost of Alight discuss the strategies benefit administrators and employers...

Duration:00:29:19

Driving down the cost of healthcare with AI

11/5/2020
Consumers like options. Whether shopping for a new car, refrigerator or pair of kicks, we seldom make a purchase without considering at least one alternative. And technology has made this kind of shopping easy. In the world of healthcare, however, this doesn’t seem to be the case. While technology has accelerated in some areas of healthcare, is has severely lagged in others, like health benefits. In this episode we discuss how technology — specifically AI (artificial intelligence) and...

Duration:00:30:52

Health Benefits and Spending in a COVID World

10/6/2020
COVID-19 has upended the healthcare industry from top to bottom, including the health benefits space. In this inaugural episode, we discuss trends we're seeing in consumer healthcare spending, what an industry recovery may look like as the pandemic continues, and emerging technology that can improve the consumer experience. Our guests in this episode: Josh Collins, President of NueSynergy; and Marie Aloisi, Senior Vice President of Commercial Payments at MasterCard.

Duration:00:29:09

Creating Healthier Futures with Alegeus - Trailer

9/25/2020
In a year unlike any other, the health benefits industry is making monumental strides toward becoming more technologically-driven and consumer-centric. This new podcast series from Alegeus will not only address the opportunities that lie ahead for healthcare in the U.S., but also further our mission: to guide people to the right coverage, care and savings strategies to secure a healthier future.

Duration:00:00:59