December 9, 2022


The business lovers

HIMSSCast: Why a Google vet started a next-gen health insurer

Clover Health desires to improve physicians’ performance by offering them entry to cutting-edge AI know-how. But the business selected to enter the market place, not as a know-how vendor, but as an insurer, disrupting classic payment constructions and care-navigation know-how in just one fell swoop.

On present day HIMSSCast, Clover Health’s Andrew Toy joins host Jonah Comstock to converse about his tale and his individual unique choose on fixing the healthcare expense disaster in The us.

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Speaking factors:

  • What Clover does and how it really is distinct from other payers and other startups.
  • Clover Assistant, Clover’s company-struggling with tech stack, and how it matches into their product.
  • Obtaining away from the plan of networks.
  • What does value-dependent care suggest for Clover?
  • Who retains the risk? And why it must be the insurers?
  • Why the incentive-alignment argument for value-dependent care is additional sophisticated than folks think.
  • Incentivizing medical doctors by offering them additional powerful equipment.
  • How overall health devices must suit into the value-dependent care landscape.
  • Why Clover launched as a payer, and not a know-how vendor.
  • Why Clover developed its Assistant outside the house of the EHR.
  • Repairing healthcare implies carrying out so for anyone.
  • How can innovation in insurance plan push through incumbent players?

Extra about this episode:

Medicare Edge insurtech startup Clover Health raises $500M

Clover Health will be part of the general public market place by merging with Social Funds SPAC

Clover Health’s new subsidiary will count on customers, device understanding to gasoline drug development

Clover Health laying off twenty five p.c of staff as it seeks new healthcare abilities

Clover Health receives $130M from Greenoaks, Google Ventures, other people

Clover Health setting up enlargement into one zero one new markets

Clover Health taps MedArrive to vaccinate its homebound MA customers

Walmart associates with Clover Health to give Medicare Edge options