Update on Dual Recertification and Covid: PHE Extension

We’ve written before about the Public Health Emergency and its impact on Medicaid recertifications. With Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar announcing an extension of the PHE on Friday, we thought it was worth re-visiting.  As with so much else in the time of Covid-19, state Medicaid administrations have faced unique challenges as […]

BeneLynk Earns 2021 Military Friendly® Employer Designation

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Sunrise, FL (September 9, 2020) — BeneLynk announced today that it has earned the 2021 Military Friendly® Top 10 Employer designation. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® Employer designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. Hundreds of companies participated in the Military Friendly® Employers portion of the 2021 Military […]

BeneLynk Named a “Best for Vets” Employer by Military Times

At BeneLynk, we believe that the term Social Determinants of Health (SDoH) is often too narrowly defined.  We think of SDoH as the important life events and experiences that have shaped the person you are today.  In that context, military service, being a veteran, is an important SDoH.  One of the first challenges we set […]

Documenting the Prescription Drug Use of Medicare Advantage Members Who Use the VA

As you may know, 22% of all Medicare Advantage members are veterans. 5% of all Medicare Advantage members receive care through the VA. Medicare Advantage plans have, historically, had a limited understanding of who the veterans are within their populations.  At BeneLynk, we think of a member’s service in the military as an important Social […]

The Successful Expansion of Telehealth at the VA

The COVID-19 global pandemic has put a strain on every part of our daily lives.  So, it should not be a surprise that our healthcare system has had to adapt.  At the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) the pandemic has required some fundamental adjustments to how healthcare is given. In the early days of the […]