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Value-based Health Care

Achieving the Triple Aim requires new thinking. Innovative ideas from 3M experts to help you make the shift from volume to value.

My summer with a broken foot: Ranking different services as a disabled person

September 13th, 2017 / By Jean Jones

I broke my foot while walking down some stairs at a local pond this past June. I spent my summer in a boot and used crutches to walk. As I […]

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 […]

Article: Next steps on value-based insurance design

With Steve Delaronde

In this article, Steve Delaronde describes the current state of value-based insurance design and the future of pilot programs.

Behavioral health and value-based care: Is it time?

August 28th, 2017 / By Steve Delaronde

The trend towards value-based payments has been accelerating. There is a significant opportunity for reducing spending while improving quality across many areas of health care, including primary care, oncology, orthopedic […]

What to do in uncertain times? Build competencies for value and sustainability

August 7th, 2017 / By Kristine Daynes

Healthcare pundits agree this is a time of uncertainty. Depending on your media of choice, uncertainty either reigns (New York Times), looms (CNN), or trickles down (Public News Service). Given […]

Video: How to run a successful accountable care organization (ACO)

With Herb Fillmore

Listen to Stephen Rosenthal, COO at Montefiore Health System and Herb Fillmore, Senior Director, Market Development, Populations and Payment Solutions at 3M HIS, discuss how to run a successful accountable […]

Case Study: Hierarchical condition categories: Get documentation and coding right

With Donna Smith, RHIA

3M research conducted by HIMSS Analytics sought to understand how organizations manage data in support of value-based payment models based on HCCs.

Infographic: Managing HCCs

When it comes to HCCs, what are the biggest challenges and how can hospitals address them?

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Achieving profitability: Provider-sponsored health plans

July 7th, 2017 / By Carole Cusack

In June, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released a new analysis on provider-sponsored health plans (PSPs). While most of the article validated previous analyses and findings, the new information provided […]

Webinar: Managing variation in health care: The unique role of risk adjustment

With L. Gordon Moore, MD, Erika Johnson

In this webinar, experts L. Gordon Moore and Erika Johnson discuss using risk adjustment to reveal variation in health care.

A crisis of trust: When patient satisfaction is not enough

July 5th, 2017 / By Steve Delaronde

Is it more important for patients to be satisfied with their health care or to trust those who provide it? It would seem that these are related—satisfied patients trust their […]

Payer-provider collaboration fosters market strength

June 21st, 2017 / By Kristine Daynes

Profitability for a health plan used to be a factor of actuarial skill and efficient operations. Insurers tended to invest in technology to increase the efficiency of call centers, contract […]