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Why testing all adults for Hepatitis C is cost-effective
Feb 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Researchers at Boston Medical, Mass General and Stanford said screening more…
Feb 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Scoring adjustments, quality measures, lack of sociodemographic consideration are major concerns for the group, who wants…
What the Amazon deal means for payers
Feb 08 | Susan Morse
The potential ability to lower the cost and target insured employees in a personalized, digital way better and more…
Specialist’s APM a framework for value-based care
Feb 05 | Jeff Lagasse
A urologist built an APM from scratch because some specialists can be left wanting when…
Encounter data will make up 25 percent of risk score calculations.
Feb 02 | Susan Morse
Encounter data will make up 25 percent of risk score calculations.
Jan 22 | Susan Morse
The highest-risk Medicare program has grown from 27 providers when it started in 2016.
Jan 10 | Susan Morse
The agency's Innovation Center said the new Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced model is…
Dec 27, 2017 | Susan Morse
For 2019, CMS will blend 25 percent of encounter data into risk scores for MA payment.
Dec 06, 2017 | Susan Morse
Private health insurance continues to be the largest payer for healthcare goods and services, accounting for just over one-third of total healthcare…
benefits of transforming bundles to episodes of care
Dec 05, 2017 | Tom Sullivan
With algorithms and analytics, first-moving health orgs are reaping alternative payment models to…