TMG Clients, MeU Care (an all-in-one Virtual Care Platform), and Behavioral Health And Recovery Services Giant, Gaudenzia, Partner to Serve COVID-19 Positive Clients in DC and Philadelphia

Recently, the City of Philadelphia and the District of Columbia identified a problem to solve – COVID-19 created new obstacles for community members suffering from mental illness and substance use disorders to receive critical treatment. They looked to Gaudenzia, a national leader in behavioral health and recovery services and fully integrated virtual communications platform, MeU Care, for a solution. Together, MeU Care and Gaudenzia built a groundbreaking approach to delivering […]

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Leslie Margolin, President & CEO of The Margolin Group, Joins MeU Care Board

MeUCare Care, one of the nation’s foremost virtual care and communications platforms, welcomed Leslie Margolin, to its Board. MeU Care’s platform enables all members of the healthcare continuum – from patients and their families to doctors and community health workers – to HIPAA securely communicate and share critical information and support, thereby enabling broader engagement, improved outcomes, closure of care gaps and reduction of total medical costs. Kendall Lockhart, the […]

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Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI Streamlines Coverage for Teen Mental Health Program, Article by G. Wane Miller, Providence Journal

According to a recent article in the Providence Journal, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) is working with Bradley Hospital to grow its “Mindful Teen” program – an outpatient treatment program designed to help teens with a variety of behavioral health issues. In order to support this program, BCBSRI has “simplified authorization requirements for the program and established ‘a single monthly copay’ for the intensive outpatient services […]

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Medicare Advantage Plans Cleared to Go Beyond Medical Coverage – Even Groceries, Article by Susan Jaffe, California HealthLine

According to a recent report by California HealthLine, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have permitted Medicare Advantage providers to offer “air conditioners for people with asthma, healthy groceries, rides to medical appointments and home-delivered meals.” CMS is allowing insurers to offer these services through an expansion of its definition of “primarily health-related benefits.” While the article notes that “many Medicare Advantage plans already offer some health benefits […]

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American Hospital Association Establishes Physician-Hospital Collaboration, Article by Joanne Finnegan, FierceHealthcare

According to an article in FierceHealthcare, The American Hospital Association (AHA) recently launched its AHA Physician Alliance to encourage collaboration between “their hospitals and health systems to transform care and solve problems.” This new alliance will place particular emphasis on ensuring physician voices are heard within rural, underserved health systems. The Margolin Group (TMG) agrees that “good things happen when physicians and hospitals collaborate” and works with clinicians from across […]

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