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Findings from Two Reputable Studies Illustrate Importance of Health Plan Decision Support

October 13th, 2020|Blog|

By helping employees choose their best value health plan, employers can positively impact employees’ health and wallet. Two recent studies from Aflac and the TIAA Institute illustrate that this matters more this year than [...]

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Helps Transform Open Enrollment

October 5th, 2020|Press Release|

MyHealthMath’s advanced decision-support technology simplifies health insurance planning (Wellesley, MA & Portland, ME) September 29, 2020 Empowering employees to choose the right health plan matters more this year than ever because of COVID-19’s impact [...]

The Flu Vaccine and Your Employees: Three Ways to Promote Wellness

September 30th, 2020|Blog|

Promoting the flu vaccine is a triple-win for employers. It can increase employee wellness and morale during an incredibly uncertain time. It can reduce the economic burden of flu-related lost workdays (which is estimated [...]

These Behavioral Science Techniques Can Help Employees Choose Better Health Plans

September 16th, 2020|Blog|

People don’t like choosing health insurance. Less than 10 percent of people change plans each year and the majority would rather do three hours of intense physical activity than examine their plan choices more [...]

How to Read A Summary of Benefits and Coverage: Tips for interpreting your plan documents

September 2nd, 2020|Blog|

Do you know how to read your Summary of Benefits and Coverage document (or SBC)? This is a consumer facing document outlining the coverage provided by a health insurance plan. Devoid of legalese, this [...]

With COVID-19, the Pressure’s on to Rethink Health Insurance

July 29th, 2020|Blog|

Now, more than ever, health insurers and employers are feeling the pressure to do better on behalf of their constituents. By easing employee confusion, stress, and financial strain, insurers and employers can be invaluable allies [...]

Eliminate Your Employees’ Top Five Health Planning Complaints AND Save Your Company Money

July 5th, 2020|Blog|

We know… it sounds too good to be true. Consumers across the country are frustrated by the ever-increasing costs of health care, and employers are spending millions of dollars on health care plans that [...]

MyHealthMath Calls Maine Tech Community to Action with COVID-19 Hackathon

March 16th, 2020|Press Release|

  The World Health Organization declared the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) a global pandemic. The President of the United States has declared a National Emergency. Maine’s state and local leaders are preparing for widespread [...]

MyHealthMath Announces New Claims-Based Decision System to Help Consumers Choose Optimal Health Plan

October 28th, 2019|Press Release|

Portland, Maine – Less than 10 percent of employees update their health benefits during open enrollment and more than half admit that avoiding this annual stress costs them money—probably a considerable amount. MyHealthMath’s new [...]

White House Fellow and Mainer Joins MyHealthMath With a Mission to Transform Health Care Planning

June 28th, 2019|Press Release|

After spending twenty years improving health outcomes for individuals across the country and around the world, Elizabeth Coté, MD, MPA, returns to Maine as MyHealthMath’s Chief Mission Officer and Medical Director to transform how [...]

MyHealthMath and University of Chicago Announce Research Partnership to Study “Nudging for Good” in Healthcare

October 2nd, 2018|Press Release|

MyHealthMath, Inc. (MHM), developer of a unique decision support system that helps both employees and employers make more optimal health plan choices, announced today that they will be partnering with leading behavioral economists from [...]