Mercy and Humana Inc. [NYSE: HUM] announces that the companies have collaborated. Both the companies inked a contract to extend patient access to virtual healthcare assets. The companies joint efforts to deliver more integrated care to Humana Medicare Advantage members. These objectives are particularly crucial if we see the challenges that the pandemic presents.
The new drive offers suitable care options for Humana Medicare Advantage individuals who are patients of Mercy’s over more than 4,000 incorporate essential and specialty care clinicians. Presently in effect, the value-based contract grows concerning Mercy and Humana’s current network contract. The contract keeps on giving in-network access at all Mercy clinics, outpatient offices, and physicians rehearse.
” Mercy’s focus is on working with our networks to improve medical services while also diminishing the expense of care,” said Shannon Sock, Mercy EVP, CFO. “Solid payor connections, will help in our journey to give more consistent care to our patients. Together we can make a difference for patients, which is particularly crucial during the current pandemic.”
“This contract joins two associations endeavoring to offer care that is more open, customized, and facilitated,” said Jeremy Gaskill, Humana provincial Medicare President. “We’re glad to expand our endeavors to improve the wellbeing and prosperity of individuals in the networks we serve. Mercy is an organization that shares our commitment to advancement in medical care .”