Google Tanslate

Select Language

Sign up and be the first to know

About Hugh Terry & The Digital Insurer

Hugh Terry & The Digital Insurer Video

Contact Us

1 Scotts Road
#24-10 Shaw Centre
Singapore 228208

Write an article

Get in touch with the editor Martin Kornacki

email your ideas at [email protected]

Pre Registration Popup

itcasia2020 Registration Popup

Share Popup

Prime Member: Find out more

Access a unique programme!
  • 56 pre recorded lesson of online content from industry experts over 7 courses
  • The best in digital insurance for practitioners and by practtioners
  • Online MCQ after each lesson
  • Join the discussion forum and make new friends
  • Certificate upon completion to show your expertise and comitment
  • 3 months to complete
  • Normal price US$1,400 Your Prime member price is US$999
  • Access to future versions included in your Prime membership!
Become a member

Prime Member: Contact Us

REach out to us. Please fill up the form below
Let us know how we can help. You can expect a response within 24 hours
Services of interest

Arthur D. Little

Arthur D. Little has been at the forefront of innovation since 1886. We are an acknowledged thought leader in linking strategy, innovation and transformation in technology-intensive and converging industries. We enable our clients to build innovation capabilities and transform their organizations. ADL is present in the most important business centers around the world. We are proud to serve most of the Fortune 1000 companies, in addition to other leading firms and public sector organizations. For further information, please visit


Finnovating is a Matching as a service platform that enables X-Techs from all around the word to connect , collaborate and get the funding they need to grow from investors and corporations globally. The Finnovating platform is a space were the key players of the Tech industry can connect together easily and boost global Tech innovations.


Sønr is the world’s most comprehensive source of innovation intelligence. It is a subscription platform used by some of the best known insurance companies globally.

It tracks millions of companies around the world and provides insight on the latest market trends, the startups and scaleups reshaping the industry, and intelligence on how other big insurers are innovating.

Sønr includes a suite of tools designed for teams to better collaborate and connect. From recording meetings to capturing and sharing Notes, to being able to track and share activity across the company using Watchlists and CRM boards.

The platform is backed up by a team of consultants, researchers and analysts who support clients in discovering and creating new business opportunities.

Rethinking Health Plan Models for the Emerging On-Demand Digital Economy

Article Synopsis :

Even as on-demand healthcare platforms disrupt the industry, they create possibilities for new value propositions, partnerships and business models reshaping the cost and delivery of care. This report from Cognizant explores some of the possibilities, specifically:

 The Digital Insurer reviews Cognizant’s Report on Rethinking Health Plan Models for the Emerging On-Demand Digital Economy

On-demand healthcare is coming. What are your options? 

  • What the healthcare industry will look like in five years
  • The opportunities of digital disruption for health plans
  • Where health plans should place their big bets
  • How health plans should become future-ready

Consumers will access a wide range of healthcare services via on-demand platforms fueled by “systems of intelligence,” virtual machines powered by AI and machine learning, data and processing power. APIs will enable external players to plug their offerings into the platform.

The on-demand economy will empower consumers to choose healthcare providers and services based on convenience and personal criteria vs. the rules of a third-party gatekeeper or health insurer – accelerating price and quality transparency.

The report outlines four emerging business model archetypes:

  1. Become the on-demand C2B healthcare platform provider: As the industry enters the on-demand economy, one business model option for health plans is to leverage existing investments in digital technology assets and platforms to create a game-changing on-demand platform to help power the new digital healthcare marketplace connecting producers and consumers.
  2. Insurance powerhouse; back to the future: Some organizations will leverage legacy expertise and become a one-stop shop for all of a customer’s varied insurance needs. These entities will serve consumers and businesses with bundled and unbundled offerings for life, property, health, auto, long-term care and other insurance needs.
  3. Integrated delivery model at-scale: On-demand healthcare and integrated delivery are not mutually exclusive. In fact, some of the largest integrated delivery systems (IDS), like Kaiser, are now providing on-demand healthcare at the enterprise level. The combination of IDS and the on-demand healthcare platform economy will fuel integrated delivery at scale and accelerate the viability of national accountable care organizations (ACOs).
  4. Health, wealth and lifestyle management: Many health plans are already diversifying into adjacent services (i.e., expanding beyond population health management to address the social determinants of health); moving beyond wellness into lifestyle services and support; and broadening the array of services they provide to help members manage health savings accounts and health finances to include non-health related personal finances.

The report issues the following guidelines for making ‘no regrets’ investments:

  • Mobile first
  • Minimize assets
  • Invest in AI, machine learning and automation
  • Collaborate across the Payer, Provider, and Pharma value chains
  • Simplify and modernize legacy assets
  • Enable real-time transactions

The C2B on-demand healthcare platform economy will reward new value propositions and erode existing ones. With digital health start-ups aggressively challenging industry norms, meeting new digital customer demands is the order of the day for incumbents.

Link to Full Article:: click here

Digital Insurer's Comments

Real-time operation is the essence of the on-demand health services platform. As consumers today choose Uber drivers based on up-to-the-minute route pricing and passenger reviews, they’ll very likely tomorrow choose certain levels of healthcare providers on the same real-time metrics.

Striving for real-time transactions is where it’s at for incumbent providers. Easier said than done of course, especially with rigid legacy systems powering core operations. But that’s where new strategic compute options (i.e., the cloud) come into play. Building new solutions in cloud environments, taking advantage of their emerging AI/machine learning capabilities, is the first step in just about every positive direction. 

Link to Source:: click here


Livefest 2019 Register Popup Event

Livefest 2019 Already Registered Popup Event

Livefest 2019 Join Live Logged-in Not Registered

Livefest 2019 Join Live Not Logged-in