Coverage & Commentary

Health2047 spins out Medicare Advantage company Zing Health

Healthcare innovation company Health2047 has spun out Zing Health, a tech-enabled Medicare Advantage plan meant for those traditionally underserved by existing healthcare plans.

Menlo Park, California-based Health2047 works to commercialize healthcare technology in partnership with the American Medical Association to make progress on issues including data interoperability, chronic disease management and value-based payments.

Zing Health will build out its presence in the Midwest and focus on elevating the patient-provider relationship to help address social barriers to care have huge impacts on patient health outcomes. The company plans to launch in Cook County with coverage starting in 2020.