Company updates, technology articles and other interesting tidbits.
January 27, 2023

Can Providers Become Payers? It Can Work If Health Systems Keep These Points in Mind

The ‘payvider’ model is best suited for health systems that want to double down on value-based care.‍The long-standing walls that once clearly separated the roles between health providers and payers are crumbling as innovation and current market conditions give way to what many are now calling the "payvider" model.

December 13, 2022

Mission (Im)possible: Overcoming the Status Quo In Health Coverage to Offer More Personalization

Consumers and employers have made it clear they want flexibility with health benefits. While health insurance options traditionally have been limited to a few packages each year, employers and their workers are flexing their power to demand more choices – and more value.‍

June 24, 2022

A Brief Treatise on Network Tiering

This article explains how network tiering works, what to consider as you set out to build a health plan, and uses visuals whenever possible to get the point across.

June 1, 2022

Flume Health Names Healthcare Leader Richard Fu as Chief Growth Officer

Richard Fu, a former Blue Cross Blue Shield executive, joins Flume to expand its footprint in commercial and other markets. Flume also strengthens its leadership team with the promotion of Casey Hancock to SVP, Engineering and Grant Parker to VP, Sales

March 11, 2022

Flume Raises $30M Series A To Redefine Health Plan Administration

I’m proud to announce that Flume has closed our $30M Series A from an incredible group of investors including Optum Ventures, Cigna Ventures, Crosslink Capital, Primary Ventures, Route 66 Ventures, Accomplice, and ERA Remarkable Fund.

March 2, 2022

What Does Effective Healthcare Steerage Look Like?