This is Derek Miller Speaking on Business. Comagine Health, formerly HealthInsight, is a Utah-based national, nonprofit, healthcare consulting firm, working to improve and redesign our health care system. CEO Marc Bennett has additional information about their important work with Medicare, the Centers for Disease Control and more.
For more than 50 years, Comagine Health has worked on reducing the cost of health care while improving outcomes for patients. We work with providers, patients, policymakers, and insurers to improve and create a better health care system for all of us.
Comagine Health is a partner with the CDC’s National Diabetes Prevention Program to prevent and delay type 2 diabetes. These programs teach people to improve their nutrition and increase physical activity and have improved outcomes by 58%.
As a Medicare quality improvement organization, we’ve continued to support infection prevention and control at nursing homes and long-term care facilities across Utah and the West, improving Covid outcomes for seniors and staff. Comagine Health delivers training, assistance, and clinical consultation, and has provided infection prevention and control support to more than 2,000 direct health care workers. More details are available at Comagine.org.
Comagine Health’s programs and policy work provide great examples of how locals partners, working together, help keep and make Utah such a great place to work and live. If you’d like to partner with them, check out their website to learn more. I’m Derek Miller, and this is Speaking on Business.