It is frequently said that the pandemic is ushering in a new normal, a normal that changes as our understanding of COVID-19 changes. How can payers adequately plan for this new normal when the healthcare landscape keeps shifting as a result of the pandemic? To answer that question, the impact of COVID-19 on health plan enrollment was modeled over the next 18 months to answer two key questions:
- How will COVID-19 impact employment over time?
- How do changes in employment impact lines of coverage?
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(Source: Jeff Traenkner, Fierce Healthcare, September 3, 2020)