ATLANTA, July 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Today, Health Clover (Nasdaq: CLOV) (“Clover”), an innovative technology company committed to improving health equity for underserved seniors in America, will co-host event with religious leaders in Atlanta focused on identifying barriers to health equity; and the development of creative solutions to increase access to quality services for the Medicare population in the region.
The event will honor community leaders who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to provide COVID-19 relief in the community. Atlanta City Council Member Michael Julian Bond will present a proclamation honoring Clover Health’s commitment to improving health equity, and Bishop Carlton Pearson will deliver remarks on how local church leaders can come together to bring quality health care solutions to more seniors in metro Atlanta. Additional events lineup includes a special performance by gospel saxophonist AngÃ©lla Christie, Bishop Paul Morton and members of the Concerned Black Clergy of Metropolitan Atlanta.
“Through this event, we hope to shine a light on the health equity challenges that so many of our siblings face and find ways to help them overcome these barriers to lead happy and healthy lives,” said said City Councilor Michael Julian Bond.
âFaith and health are two fundamental pillars of our community, and we believe that by working hand-in-hand with Clover Health to put the needs of Atlanta’s seniors first, we will be able to improve outcomes. spiritual, social, emotional, and physical well-being of each person we serve. It takes a community to care for a community, âsaid Reverend Shanan E. Jones, president of the Concerned Black Clergy of Metropolitan Atlanta.
âTo truly understand the needs of the Medicare population in Atlanta and determine how to address those gaps, it is essential to take a holistic approach to understanding the health needs of each individual and the social determinants of health that impact their health. well-being. People are so much more than the sum of their health problems. And who is more connected to the community than the leaders of the local church? Said Carmalitha Gumbs, Clover Community Engagement and Partnerships Manager and South Fulton City Councilor. âClover is dedicated to the unique needs of each community we serve, and by working closely with the pastors and ministers these seniors know and trust to create a dialogue on health equity, we believe. that we can make great strides in our mission to improve every life. . “
Clover operates as a next-generation Medicare Advantage insurer, leveraging its flagship software platform, Clover Assistant, as it strives to provide American seniors with very open, networked health care plans. affordable and rich in benefits. The company aims to provide everyone eligible for Medicare the opportunity to access health care and services that help bridge health equity disparities, and strives to equalize barriers by democratizing the access to high quality personalized care.
The invitation-only event will take place at the Georgia Aquarium, located at 225 Baker St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30313 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Clover Health (Nasdaq: CLOV) is a next-generation, risk-taking organization dedicated to achieving health equity for all Americans. While our mission is to improve every life, we have a special focus on older people who historically lack access to affordable, high quality health care.
We aim to provide quality care in a sustainable manner by having a business model built around improving medical outcomes while reducing avoidable costs. We do this while taking a holistic approach to understanding the health needs and social risk factors of the people we care for. This strategy is underpinned by the company’s proprietary software platform, Clover Assistant, designed to aggregate patient data from across the healthcare ecosystem to support clinical decision making by providing physicians with recommendations. personalized in real time at the point of care.
Making healthcare more accessible is at the heart of our business, and we believe that patients should have the freedom to choose their doctor. We offer two models of care: affordable Medicare Advantage plans with many benefits; and coordination of care for original Medicare beneficiaries through direct contracts. For both programs, we provide primary care physicians with the Clover Assistant and also offer comprehensive home care through the Clover Home Care program.
Headquartered in Nashville, Clover’s workforce is spread across the United States and also includes a world-class team of Hong Kong-based technologists. The company manages Medicare care in eleven states, including Arizona, Georgia, Kansas, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Vermont .