Podcast

The Redox Podcast: Episode 28 – Getting Paid from Medicaid with Rachel Dixon of Prime Health

Posted October 14, 2020
By Niko Skievaski

Rachel Dixon is an expert in the clinical, operational, and technological implementation of telehealth and other innovative digital health solutions in Medicaid-focused organizations. Rachel has worked across the spectrum of care, successfully designing and implementing programs on behalf of payers, primary care providers, mental health centers, and more. In addition to being the President of Prime Health, Rachel serves Colorado as an eHealth Commissioner. 

We discussed various opportunities and strategies for healthcare startups working with the government as well as how Telehealth has evolved in Colorado and beyond. 

Key Moments

02:10 – Colorado’s COVID-19 telehealth response
07:30 – How vendors should collaborate with public health programs
11:00 – Getting started working with the government
19:27 – Examples of startups getting government funding
20:23 – The future of telehealth parody reimbursement
26:46 – Examining the business of telehealth for large health systems
32:06 – The Prime Health Challenge (link to program)
39:53 – Prime Health Innovation Summit (link to event)

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