Integra Insights

  • Unstable Housing Disrupts Chronic Care Management

    Thursday January 18, 2018

    By RaeAnn Grossman   Recently, a case study published online in Diabetes Care linked unstable housing with increased likelihood of diabetes-related ER visits and hospitalizations. The study, which used data from the 2014 Health Center Patient Survey, found that 37% of the adults with diabetes were unstably housed. Those participants represent 3,277,165 adults with diabetes, […]

  • The New Focal Point- Emerging Risk Members

    Tuesday December 5, 2017

    By RaeAnn Grossman Sure, we are great at finding your unreachable high risk members, but lately we are being asked to find and activate the emerging risk population. We find that members with new conditions, new medications, new complexities, or increasing claims need greater support. Next steps are less clear to them and their social […]

  • Where Does Validated Socioeconomic Data Impacting Health Come From?

    Tuesday November 28, 2017

    By RaeAnn Grossman Only Integra ServiceConnect has boots on the ground verifying and validating socioeconomic data on health plan members every day. Sure, there is a lot of information in public records data, but it is not individual-specific or verified. Verifying the social influencing elements of health enables a more proactive and comprehensive approach to […]