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Cultural connections in conversation: Harlow on Healthcare podcast
November 20, 2021
Abner Mason, Founder and CEO of ConsejoSano, speaks with David Harlow about SDoH, health equity and building trust across diverse patient populations by combining data, tech and a multicultural team. Listen to this episode of "Harlow on Healthcare" on the HealthcareNOW radio podcast network.

ConsejoSano on STAT’s List of Top 5 Health Tech Startups For ...
November 12, 2021
We're proud to be named one of the top five health tech startups by STAT for meeting the needs of Medicaid and Medicare Advantage populations. Read about why our care navigation platform that allows us to help plans close gaps in care for their members who are historically overlooked by the virtual care sector, makes it onto the list.

HIMSS TV Interview with CEO Abner Mason
November 11, 2021
With the U.S. becoming a majority minority country over the next four decades, the healthcare system must make adjustments to serve the population better. ConsejoSano Founder and CEO, Abner Mason, discusses how health plans and providers can pair technology with a deep understanding of culture. Watch him on HIMSS TV with Kate Milliken and Healthcare Finance's Susan Morse.

CEO Abner Mason participates in inaugural Acumen America Roundtable
October 21, 2021
Mason joined Pablo Bravo, System Vice President of Community Health at CommonSpirit and Monica Simpson, Executive Director of SisterSong in a frank conversation about zip codes, health outcomes, the inequities challenging patients, and what makes them hopeful for the future of healthcare.

Healthtech veteran Josh Siegel joins ConsejoSano as CTO
September 28, 2021
With previous experience at Inovalon, CareCloud, and (HMS) Eliza, Siegel will oversee the data-science that drives the ConsejoSano Cultural Connections Platform, the company's proprietary technology that employs unique, curated content to help consumers navigate care that is based on their cultural views.

CEO Abner Mason discusses equity in virtual care with USofCare and ...
September 26, 2021
At the National Committee for Quality Assurance's 2021 Quality Innovation Series, Abner Mason, Founder and CEO of ConsejoSano, and member of the USofCare Founders Council, discussed virtual care policy recommendations for health systems and policy makers to overcome barriers to virtual care access.

CEO Abner Mason talks TCPA, texting with Healthcare Finance
September 16, 2021
"As soon as the Supreme Court ruled, the problem should have changed overnight, but it didn't," Mason said. A big reason is that, as one plan in California put it, "'We're not regulated by the Supreme Court but we're regulated by Medicaid in California.'" "It really affects us, because ConsejoSano is a health equity company," Mason said. "We do a lot of work with multicultural people; most of our work is in Medicaid. For us and our work … the only way to communicate with patients is texting. (The health plans) hire us to create the content that is culturally appropriate. We're prevented from using that tool half the time or more. We don't reach the most vulnerable people."

SVP Marketing Julie Sommer on “HIT Like a Girl” podcast
September 15, 2021
Join ConsejoSano's SVP of Marketing, Julie Sommer, and the HIT Like a Girl podcast crew as they talk health plan member relationships, what sets the company apart from the rest, managing change, and more.

CEO Abner Mason emphasizes need for health plans to diversify engag...
September 10, 2021
“The plans that are doing the right thing are the plans that are moving away from their old approach to how they engage with their members and build a relationship with their members. That old approach, I would describe it as the ‘one size fits all’ approach,” begins Abner Mason, Founder and CEO of ConsejoSano. Read the rest in "AIS Health."

Improved pediatric care and HEDIS metrics result of CFMG and Consej...
September 07, 2021
"To help bring members and parents back to preventive care, our Board in early 2021 approved a text messaging program in partnership with ConsejoSano. The program allows us to easily notify parents when children are due for preventive visits—and relieve that notification burden from our PCP offices and IPA provider relations staff." From "Using Texting & Data Mining to Improve Pediatric Care," by James Slaggert, CEO, Children First Medical Group, in the Journal of America’s Physician Groups. (Summer 2021)