COVID-19

COVID’s effect on ESRD premiums

In the past year, we’ve seen an increase in ESRD form submission errors because of COVID. The result is missed premiums for Medicare Advantage plans that manage members with ESRD.

Jason Brown on 2021 payment integrity market trends

With the long-standing impact the pandemic has made on the entire healthcare ecosystem, Discovery is keeping a close eye on payment integrity market trends to help customers drive efficiencies and manage costs in 2021.

The evolving leadership role in healthcare

How healthcare leaders should think and act differently as the pandemic, the political environment, and social unrest continue to change the healthcare industry.

Discovery’s pandemic-style Halloween

Despite the limitations the pandemic brings to Halloween this year, Discovery remains committed to celebrating it’s employees.

The impact of telehealth on clinical audits during COVID-19

Telehealth has become a lifeline during the pandemic, but the potential for improper coding and documentation is high. Health plans are wise to include telehealth claims in their clinical audit programs.

Food for thought—an ingredient for good health

Discovery’s Wellness Committee ambassador Jim Heffernan shares healthy snack alternatives in the third post of this special series to celebrate the month of May as Global Employee Health and Fitness Month.

The body issue—because we all have one

Discovery’s Wellness Committee ambassador combats workout excuses that come with working from home in the second of a special series of posts to celebrate the month of May as Global Employee Health and Fitness Month.

Find the funny—laughter’s healing power

Discovery’s Wellness Committee ambassador explores laughter’s healing power in the first of a special series of posts to celebrate the month of May as Global Employee Health and Fitness Month.