PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After successfully launching an Accountable Care arrangement and population health management partnership last fall, Humana Inc. I’ve accepted a new job and just found out that they have Humana insurance. You can enroll in this plan if you qualify – call the Plan Phone Number at (800) 833-2364 for more information. (NYSE: NVO) today announced a one-year research partnership to explore diabetes treatment and care. Humana, one of the nation’s largest health care companies, and Novo Nordisk, the world leader in diabetes care, will bring together researchers to study the treatment and progression of diabetes in the senior population. If it was sustained, it would correlate to a 71% reduction in type 2 diabetes risk over three years. Today, Humana has 1.6 million individual Medicare Advantage members and 200,000 commercial members who are cared for by approximately 44,000 primary care physicians, in more than 900 value-based relationships across 43 states and Puerto Rico.
Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is a leading health and well-being company focused on making it easy for people to achieve their best health with clinical excellence through coordinated care. “Our industry’s continued shift to value-based care provides impetus for everyone to work together to reinvent healthcare, and our partnership with Livongo Health is a direct example of how collaboration between companies can work to move the needle,” said Sarah Ahmad, Vice President and Head of Innovation’s consumer health solutions at Humana. For more information, visit http://www.novonordisk-us.com and follow us on Twitter @novonordiskus.