Tag Archives: healthcare

Data brings opportunities and challenges to healthcare payers

As the healthcare industry moves toward value-based care, health plans have an opportunity to leverage a diverse set of quality data to achieve their goals around value-based agreements, support care management programs, and combine these with quality and reporting programs to close gaps in care. Yet payers experience three big challenges when trying to leverage… Read More »

Senate committee proposes massive bill to lower healthcare costs

Providers and payers were hit with a series of proposed legislation, policies and court action this week that affects drug prices, surprise bills and their contracts. This includes Senate and House committee bills to lower drug costs and for single-payer healthcare, a Health and Human Services announcement ending LGBT discrimination protections in the Affordable Care… Read More »

Healthcare Reform: Where’s The Push For More Innovation? – Forbes

Healthcare demonstrator outside the Republican Party’s annual policy retreat in Philadelphia, U.S., Jan. 26, 2017. (Photographer: Charles Mostoller/Bloomberg © 2017 Bloomberg Finance LP) © 2017 Bloomberg Finance LP A recent NBC/Wall Street Journal poll again demonstrated that health care is the top government priority among voters. So how are our political leaders tackling the question?… Read More »