In the recent Washington Post article, Workplace wellness programs work best when bosses buy into them, Elizabeth Heubeck explains how senior-level support helps drive engagement and adoption of wellness in the workplace. We couldn’t agree more.
Developers at Blue Shield of California are preparing to roll out a new, enhanced Wellvolution website—Wellvolution Next—that, they hope, will bring together 40 or more of the best “digital therapeutics” applications in one place, where Blue Shield members can access them and take greater charge of their own healthcare.
Physicians are using as many as 2,000 different tests on 1,000 different diseases, according to American Medical Association. Health insurers like Blue Shield of California are developing new policies to provide coverage for genetic tests that ensure clinical utility, meaning the tests will lead to treatment that improves patient outcomes.