Nearly 30% of adults in the US are caregivers for loved ones. This means that your members are either wrestling with the challenges of caregiving or dependent on someone who is.
Left unsupported these caregivers are largely stressed, burned out and uncertain whether the decisions they make are the best for them or their loved one. This strain creates medical risk in Medicare populations and lost productivity in commercial ones and it is putting pressure on health plan administrators and product leaders to develop programs that address the need.
Yet this also creates great opportunity to provide needed assistance, earn trust and influence outcomes. For health plans and provider entities planning 2022 benefits and care models, particularly those considering CMS-approved supplemental benefits, Dr. Alan Spiro and Shara Cohen from Carallel will offer:
- Key insights into available and meaningful support
- Best practices in caregiver identification and activation
- Practical guidance for designing a differentiated benefit for Medicare, Commercial and Medicaid
- First steps to ensure implementation excellence