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UniNet Launches New ACO with UnitedHealthcare

UniNet is on the leading edge of the move to Accountable Care Organizations. We launched a new ACO with UnitedHealthcare that is designed to achieve even better health outcomes and improve patient satisfaction, while reducing the overall cost of care. The…
Latest News - UniNet is on the leading edge of the move to Accountable Care Organizations. We launched a new ACO with UnitedHealthcare that is designed to achieve even better hea… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2016/08/uninet-launches-another-new-aco/

Growth & Results Report Now Available

View a summary of UniNet's work to support our mission of improving patient outcomes and quality while lowering the overall cost of care.
Latest News - UniNet's Growth and Results report outlines our membership, benefits, governance, care coordination structure, payor partnerships, cost-savings and quality results.… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2016/04/growth-results-report-now-available/

UniNet Reaches Two IA Medicaid Contract Agreements

UniNet now has agreements with two managed care organizations for Iowa Medicaid: Amerigroup Iowa and AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa.
Latest News - UniNet signed an agreement this week with Amerigroup Iowa, a Medicaid managed care health plan that will serve Iowa Medicaid beneficiaries as part of the state’s n… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2016/03/uninet-reaches-two-ia-medicaid-contract-agreements/

Two UniNet-managed Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs Approved for 2016

Two provider organizations managed by UniNet have been approved as Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations by CMS. Omaha-based Alegent Health Partners was selected to move from Track 1 (shared savings only) to Track 3, a new level t…
Latest News - Two UniNet-managed Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs Approved for 2016 Two provider organizations managed by UniNet have been approved as Medicare Shared Savi… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2016/01/two-uninet-managed-medicare-shared-savings-program-acos-approved-2016/

Three New Leaders Announced

Congratulations to three employees promoted to leadership positions for Utilization Review, Acute Care Management, and Ambulatory Care Management.
Latest News - Congratulations to three employees promoted to leadership positions for Utilization Review, Acute Care Management, and Ambulatory Care Management.  Crystal Hamp… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2015/12/three-new-leaders-announced/

Alegent Health Partners MSSP Saved Money, Improved Quality

The Alegent Health Partners Medicare Shared Savings Program ACO, managed by UniNet, has saved money and improved quality in its second year. We will apply these lessons learned as we move to more risk-based contracts.
Latest News - As UniNet ends its third year of managing the Alegent Health Partners (AHP) Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) Accountable Care Organization, we've made great s… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2015/10/alegent-health-partners-aco-saved-money-improved-quality/

CHI Health is Back In-network with Blue Cross

CHI Health and Alegent Creighton Clinic providers are back in-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska effective July 15.
Latest News - Agreement reached with Blue Cross; CHI Health is back in-network effective July 15 UniNet, CHI Health, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSN) ended a 15-… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2015/07/agreement-reached-blue-cross/

Aetna, UniNet and CHI Health Launch ACO

Nebraska's first commercial accountable care organization (ACO), known as Aetna Whole Health– CHI Health Accountable Care Network, provides Aetna members with highly coordinated care through UniNet's clinically integrated network. The overall network co…
The Future is Now: Aetna, UniNet and CHI Health Launch State’s First Commercial Accountable Care Organization Pioneering new ways of delivering care to our communities is key… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2015/05/aetna-uninet-and-chi-health-launch-aco/

Dr. Hank Sakowski Discusses Value-based Benefits

A value-based article in a special health insurance section of the Midlands Business Journal featured input from Dr. Hank Sakowski, UniNet Omaha medical director:
A value-based article in a special health insurance section of the Midlands Business Journal featured input from Dr. Hank Sakowski, UniNet Omaha medical director: In a value-ba… http://www.uninet.com/blog/2015/03/dr-hank-sakowski-discusses-value-based-benefits-mbjlue-base-care-article/