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Vālenz™ NaVcare Delivers Data-Driven Care Navigation, Improves Network Utilization, Member Satisfaction and Health Outcomes

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Sept. 25, 2020) – As part of its triple-URAC-accredited Vālenz Care suite, Valenz has announced the launch of NaVcare, a concierge-level care navigation program that combines data with service delivery to improve utilization, member satisfaction and health outcomes. Based on intelligence from multiple sources within the Valenz ecosystem – including claim, pharmaceutical and […]

New Front Door to Care: Telehealth is Here to Stay

This article is first in a series examining the long-term impact of COVID-19 on health and healthcare issues for the self-insured industry. As the COVID-19 pandemic has restricted patients’ access to their physicians, the use of telehealth has grown exponentially in 2020 – and we may be only scratching the surface of its role in […]

Vālenz Partners on Joint Economic Recovery Venture for Self-Funded Groups

PHOENIX, Ariz. (May 11, 2020) – In response to the economic impact of COVID-19, Vālenz™ has joined Benefit Plan Administrators, Inc. (BPA) and six other top U.S. health vendors to jointly deploy a self-funded healthcare and benefits solution for new groups that are currently fully-insured. Known as the Stimulus For Business Initiative (SFBI), this program […]

‘Best People, Best Practices’: Vālenz Elevates HR Function with Appointment of New Vice President

PHOENIX, Ariz. (January 6, 2020) — As healthcare companies grow and evolve, so too does the need for enhanced talent acquisition, employee engagement, cultural cohesion and more. Those and other HR functions are what Kevin Gorham, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, plans to address strategically in his new role as Vice President of Human Resources at Vālenz™. “As […]

Vālenz Embeds Spiro into Ecosystem for Added Insights into Customer Needs

PHOENIX, Ariz. (December 19, 2019) — With a laser focus on changing the trajectory of total healthcare spending, which surpassed $3.6 trillion in 2018 and is expected to rise 5.5% to exceed $3.8 trillion in 2019, Vālenz™ announced the integration of Spiro into its health administrative ecosystem. As a proactive relationship management solution typically used […]

United Claim Solutions Becomes Vālenz

The UCS Family of Companies now operates under unified corporate name, delivers complete health administrative ecosystem The United Claim Solutions Family of Companies – one of the nation’s leading medical cost reduction and claims flow management organizations serving the self-insured employer community directly and with partners in the benefit consultant, broker and payer communities – […]

The UCS Family of Companies Welcomes a New Executive Growth Leader

The United Claim Solutions (UCS) Family of Companies is pleased to announce and welcome Rob Gelb as the company’s new Chief Revenue Officer. Rob will be responsible for all aspects of revenue growth for the enterprise which will include direct oversight of all business development functions and engaging related operational, product and financial resources that […]

United Claim Solutions Completes Acquisition of Zebu Compliance Solutions

United Claim Solutions (“UCS”), a Great Point Partners-backed company, has acquired Portsmouth, Ohio-based Zebu Compliance Solutions (“Zebu”). Zebu is a software enabled business, providing payment integrity and ongoing credentialing solutions to payors, clearinghouses, and provider organizations across the United States. The acquisition of Zebu brings additional resources and capabilities to UCS, augmenting its suite of […]