Why Clover, SCAN Have Long Embraced Home-Based Care

Now more than ever, Medicare Advantage (MA) organizations are including home-based care services in their plans. While some organizations are giving their members access to these offerings for the first time, others have long embraced home-based care. One of these early adopters is SCAN Health Plan, which is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit MA […]

The ‘Toxic Positivity’ Around Bringing More Care Into The Home

Dr. Sachin Jain – the CEO of SCAN Health Plan – is a provocateur on the topic of home-based care. I’ve talked to him in the past about his concerns with value-based care, for instance, at a time when value-based care is almost ubiquitously championed. In a closed-door discussion on Thursday, Jain offered more of […]

SCAN Group Acquires The Residentialist Group to Further Build Its Home-Based Care ‘Thesis’

The SCAN Group announced on Thursday that it has acquired The Residentialist Group (TRG), an organization that provides chronic disease management, palliative care and home-based care to seniors. The deal is noteworthy because it marks the first time the organization has acquired an outside company. SCAN declined to disclose financial terms of the deal. “A […]

SCAN Health Plan, Commonwealth Care Alliance Back New PACE Model

The Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) model has certainly drawn increased interest during the COVID-19 pandemic, a frequently repeated fact that’s both generally true and also relatively ambiguous. Now, there are organizations and faces behind that “interest” in the home- and community-based care model. At the end of February, SCAN Health Plan […]

SCAN Health Plan Teams Up with MedArrive to Help Homebound Seniors

SCAN Health Plan and MedArrive are teaming up to provide COVID-19 booster and flu shots to homebound seniors throughout California’s Los Angeles and Orange counties. The partnership comes as concerns around the Omicron variant grow. Led by former Uber Health CEO Dan Trigub, MedArrive uses telehealth technology, emergency medical services (EMS) professionals and other resources […]