Webinar | May 22, 2015

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Plan Choice Challenge: Winning Tools and Considerations for States

The State Health Reform Assistance Network and the National Academy for State Health Policy

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s “Plan Choice Challenge” was a recent competition facilitated by Health 2.0 to spur the development of innovative technology applications that better support consumers as they shop for and purchase health insurance.  The State Network and the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) recently hosted a webinar featuring background on the challenge from Health 2.0, an overview of the winning apps, and insights on what states should consider as they explore plan selection tools.  States had a chance to ask questions of the vendors who developed the winning applications—Consumers’ CHECKBOOK (first place), Stride Health (second place) and Clear Health Analytics (third place).

For a quick overview of the winning vendors’ apps, please see their informational videos below:

Consumers’ CHECKBOOK

Stride Health

Clear Health Analytics

The webinar slides can be found at the “download” button, and the recording can be found here.