Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island Implements eDoc4U’s technology to support member health and wellness
- December 3, 2015
— Online health appraisals, self-management tools and educational materials will help Neighborhood’s top-rated Medicaid* offerings meet new NCQA standards —
Nashville, TN (November 20, 2015) – eDoc4U has entered into a multi-year agreement to provide its Personal Health Manager (PHM) and Care Management Portal (CMP) to support the members of Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island (Medicaid).
Neighborhood has chosen to implement eDoc4U’s NCQA-certified, web-based services for wellness, preventive care, and disease management. eDoc4U provides the Plan with the valuable NCQA certification pass-through auto-credits for Member Connections Standards (MEM) 1, 2 & 8.
eDoc4U’s patented technologies make it easy for members to understand their health risks, access personalized recommendations and educational programs, and better self-manage ongoing conditions. eDoc4U also helps users make lifestyle choices that prevent the onset of diseases identified uniquely for each participant as specific risks.
eDoc4U, based in Nashville, Tennessee, is a leading provider of NCQA certified web-based population health management solutions to better engage patients in preventive and chronic healthcare. Since 2002 eDoc4U has provided population health management solutions with integrated preventive care web services to millions through benefit plans, health plans, health providers, and pharmacy benefit managers. Its products empower patients and employees to optimize health by improving the quality and delivery of preventive care through “high tech, high touch” medical web strategies. The eDoc4U team includes Board-certified internal medicine physicians who believe that research-proven standards of preventive medicine offer the best way to improve the health of individual patients, employer groups and communities. To learn more about eDoc4U, contact Chad Blackburn at (615) 390-2329 or visit www.edoc4u.com.
About Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island (Neighborhood)
Neighborhood is a non-profit HMO that was founded in 1994 to make sure everyone in the state has access to high-quality, affordable health care. Neighborhood has been rated as one of the top Medicaid health plans in America for the past twelve years and currently serves more than 175,000 members. Neighborhood also recently extended its great service, benefits and value to individuals and businesses through HealthSource RI – the state’s health insurance exchange. For more information visit www.nhpri.org.
* Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island is rated 4.5 out of 5 among Medicaid plans in the US and it was among the top 10 Medicaid plans in the US every year from 2004-2015