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Medicaid: The backbone of U.S. health care

January 13th, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Medicaid spending accounts for about three percent of annual U.S. GDP and more than 20 percent of most state budgets. With a ten-year run of a strong economy, we may […]

Podcast Episode Transcript: Medicaid: The backbone of U.S. health care

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Welcome to the Inside Angle Podcast. This is your host, Dr. Gordon Moore, and with me today is Matt Salo. He is the executive director of the National […]

Searching for better outcomes and lower costs: The challenges facing state Medicaid directors

October 30th, 2019 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

70 million people receive health coverage through Medicaid. These programs receive federal & state funding and are administered by state agencies that follow broad federal standards. Eligibility varies across states […]

Podcast Episode Transcript: Searching for better outcomes and lower costs: The challenges facing state Medicaid directors

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Dr. Gordon Moore: Welcome to the 3M Inside Angle Podcast. This is your host, Gordon Moore. Today, I am speaking with Billy Millwee, who is the President and CEO of […]

Podcast Episode Transcript: Social determinants of health: The whole person model of care

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Hello. This is the 3M Inside Angle Podcast, and I’m your host, Gordon Moore. With me today is Dr. Melissa Clarke. Dr. Clarke has worked on population health […]

Webinar: 3M APR DRGs: Impact on hospital payment and quality measurement

Join 3M HIS senior health economist Kevin Quinn and senior inpatient consultant Cheryll Rogers for a webinar highlighting the impact 3M APR DRGs have on hospital payment and quality measurement.

The Florida Medicaid approach to quality improvement in managed care

April 12th, 2019 / By Richard Fuller, MS

One of the fundamental objectives of Medicaid programs contracting out their sizeable budgets to managed care companies is to improve the quality of care for their beneficiaries. As we frequently […]

Understanding the EAPG transition and its impact on payment

June 22nd, 2018 / By Elena Nezdurova

How hospitals and physicians get paid is changing as the U.S. healthcare system transitions from volume-based to value-based care. Reimbursement methodologies need to allow for a plan to control costs, […]

CMS: Low Volume Appeals Settlement Initiative

January 17th, 2018 / By Barbara Aubry, RN

I attended the January 9, 2018 CMS Medicare Learning Network conference call covering the logistics of the settlement process offered by CMS for providers with pending appeals. This impacts: “The […]

White Paper: Medicaid value-based care: Best practice strategies for success

Discussion of five best practices that help Medicaid agencies transition toward value-based care.

How can we match the right resources and interventions to patient needs? Better risk stratification

September 11th, 2017 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

With the unrelenting pressure to reduce unnecessary costs in healthcare delivery and despite (or maybe because of) the lack of clear direction from the federal government, Medicaid plans across the […]

Pay for better risk-adjusted outcomes and let’s cut down on waste

April 19th, 2017 / By Richard Fuller, MS, Norbert Goldfield, MD

While Congress is finding it difficult to reach consensus on how to improve health care in the United States, the one thing we all can agree on is that ever-rising […]