Authors Posts by Al Lewis

Al Lewis

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Scrutinizing the Results of an Award Winning Wellness Program

According to Al Lewis, Founder of Quizzify says the physical health of the Boise School District suffered during an employee wellness program.
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Healthcare Can Be Hazardous to Your Health, Just Ask Quizzify

Al Lewis' new company, Quizzify, aims to improve employees health literacy via fun, but educational Q&As that can be tied to rewards to keep them engaged.
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Nebraska State Employee Wellness Program Motto: First Do Harm

In the name of wellness, state employees were subject to the most overdiagnosis and overtreatment ever documented—at taxpayer expense, no less.
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How Provider Financial Accountability Will Solve Our Healthcare Problems

Changing practice incentives may not change the behavior of individual physicians if specialists are still be paid on the basis of work performed.

Is North Carolina Medicaid the Healthcare Industry’s Solyndra?

North Carolina Medicaid recently reported, for the third time, the achievement of massive savings through its patient-centered medical home (PCMH) program, now called Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC).

Why Not Incentivize Online Enrollment for Medicare Advantage Plans?

Why not give Seniors a monetary incentive to enroll in HMOs online, thus avoiding much if not most of the member acquisition costs health plans now pay?