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May 12, 2022

‘Under the Coverage’ Talks Reimbursement Account Rules

Pro: Your employer provides a benefit plan that offers a reimbursement account and you want to participate. Con: Sometimes the rules on using health reimbursement plans can make the benefit feel less beneficial and more problematic. Who needs that?

May 5, 2022

Reimbursement Benefits Are Topic of Latest Podcast

There is so much to unpack when it comes to deciding if health reimbursement benefits are right for you – and which option to choose.

Apr 28, 2022

"Under the Coverage" Episode Discusses Babies and Benefits

Life gets real when you welcome a bundle of joy to your world. Part of this new reality also includes assessing health plan coverage and benefits. This week’s podcast, “Babies and Benefit Plans,” covers what happens to your benefits when you’re planning for a new addition to the family.

Apr 21, 2022

“Under the Coverage” Episode Covers the Complexities of Managing a New Health Diagnosis

Managing a new health diagnosis involves a steep learning curve, as anyone who has been through this knows. In our latest episode, “Navigating the Perfect Storm,” we’ll discuss this topic and offer guidance for those managing a new health issue or chronic condition.

Apr 14, 2022

Physician Joins this Week’s “Under the Coverage” Podcast to Discuss What Patients Can Do to Improve the Quality of Care

Requesting your medical records, copies of scans, and test results should be a common occurrence. Armed with this information you can save yourself from unnecessary duplication of services and improve the quality of your medical care, explains this week’s “Under the Coverage” guest Dr. Adnaan Sheriff of Amherst Medical Group in Buffalo, NY.

Nova Healthcare Administrators Ranked Third Among  2022 Best Companies to Work for in New York

Apr 14, 2022

Nova Healthcare Administrators Ranked Third Among 2022 Best Companies to Work for in New York

Apr 7, 2022

This Week’s “Under the Coverage” Podcast Tackles Topic for Young Adults: When to Move off their Parents’ Health Plan

Our latest podcast, “Feelin’ 23,” covers this question, which was submitted by one of our dedicated listeners. Guest Carey Krieger, who leads the self-funded account management team at Nova’s parent company, Independent Health, joins “Under the Coverage” once again to help listeners figure out if and when younger adults should change benefit plans.

Nova Awarded 2022 Platinum Bell Seal for Workplace Mental Health

Apr 1, 2022

Nova Awarded 2022 Platinum Bell Seal for Workplace Mental Health

Mar 31, 2022

Importance of End-of-Life Planning Discussed on this Week’s “Under the Coverage” Podcast

Having conversations around end-of-life planning is not easy and the paperwork that accompanies them doesn’t make it any easier. In this week’s episode, “The Dirt on Health Care Proxy and End of Life Conversations,” our guest shares her unique perspective on the importance of preparing for end-of-life – regardless of your age and state of health.

Mar 24, 2022

This Week on “Under the Coverage”

When at the doctor’s office, it can feel like a lot of information is thrown at you in a short time. You may have questions but hesitate to ask for various reasons. But asking questions can save you some money, as Al Lewis, CEO and co-founder of Quizzify, shares on Nova’s latest podcast, “Pregnancy and ER Bills.”

Mar 17, 2022

Latest “Under the Coverage” Episode Features Al Lewis Discussing Dental Treatments

Have you ever considered Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) as an alternative to crowns or fillings? There may be a silver lining to this dental treatment. Listen to learn why from Al Lewis, CEO of Quizzify, who joins Nova’s latest podcast, “There’s More Than One Way to Fill a Tooth.”

Mar 10, 2022

Podcast On the Roles Nurses Play at Insurance Companies

In this week’s episode of “Under the Coverage,” Nova’s director of health plan performance management, also a former practicing nurse, discusses the many experts available at your insurance company to help guide you through your health care journey. This includes registered nurse case managers. These case managers not only have a clinical background, but by the nature of their role have access to claims and medical quality data that can be immensely valuable in counseling members.

Mar 9, 2022

Awarded NextGen Benefits Solution Provider Certification

The NextGen Benefits Network has awarded the prestigious NextGen Benefits Solution Provider Certification to Nova Healthcare Administrators (Nova). NextGen Certification recognizes adherence to a stringent set of principles and validated performance results.

Podcast on How Insurance Companies Handle Medical Claims

Mar 3, 2022

Podcast on How Insurance Companies Handle Medical Claims

Feb 24, 2022

Podcast Encourages Listeners to Advocate for their Health

“No news is not always good news. You have to be an advocate of your own health.” This message is emphasized throughout this week’s episode of “Under the Coverage,” aptly titled “No News is Not Always Good News.” The podcast features a nurse from Nova’s medical management team who shares how she advises patients as part of her workday

Feb 17, 2022

Importance of Reading Medical Bills Podcast

Though it may seem daunting, you should read your medical bills like you would any other bill. And if you’re in a high deductible health plan, you should or will become keenly aware of the cost of billed services. Stream Nova’s next podcast episode, “Bonfires & Medical Bills,” in their “Under the Coverage” series for an inside perspective on understanding medical charges.

Feb 10, 2022

Nova Releases Next Podcast Episode

Does your employer offer more than one health plan? Overwhelmed and need some direction? Stream Nova’s next podcast episode, “Choosing a Health Plan” for some guidance. Part of their “Under the Coverage” podcast series, this latest episode helps walk listeners through how to analyze their consumption of health care when selecting a plan.

Feb 3, 2022

Nova Launched "Under the Coverage" Podcast

Wish you understood how to better navigate the health care system? We do too. That’s why Nova Healthcare Administrators (Nova) has launched “Under the Coverage,” a podcast featuring people who spend their working days focused on health benefits and health care, to share their insider tips on information they wish every health care consumer knew.

Jan 27, 2022

Finding the Right Pharmacy Management Solution Webinar

Reducing pharmacy drug spend. This is typically an employer’s top priority when trying to control health plan costs. Struggling with how to develop an effective RFP while shopping for the right pharmacy benefits management (PBM) partner? How can you tell which PBMs are legit and who’s all talk?

Nova Earns URAC Accreditation in Case Management

Jan 19, 2022

Nova Earns URAC Accreditation in Case Management