North Dakota | 2021 | Health Plan Analysis (Event Driven)

Overall commercial enrollment in North Dakota has seen a little downside due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The job market dynamics indicate managed care organizations will continue to see room for growth, although large, well-entrenched carriers with broad provider networks will likely be the primary beneficiaries. Sanford Health Plan continues to administer benefits for the Medicaid expansion population, while a RFP for new contracts has been issued. On the Medicare front, more seniors are gravitating to managed care and this means growth for large national carriers.