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 […]
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 […]
In this article, Steve Delaronde describes the current state of value-based insurance design and the future of pilot programs.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
3M research conducted by HIMSS Analytics sought to understand how organizations manage data in support of value-based payment models based on HCCs.
When it comes to HCCs, what are the biggest challenges and how can hospitals address them?
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 […]
In this webinar, experts L. Gordon Moore and Erika Johnson discuss using risk adjustment to reveal variation in health care.
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 […]
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 […]