Population Health

Dec 12, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The coming shortage of primary doctors has been well-documented and now new research suggests that many…
Dec 06, 2017 | Susan Morse
Deal combines multiple payer relationships across physician-led, patient-centered ambulatory care services.
Dec 04, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
CVS survey finds three out of five respondents say decisions made in healthcare put the bottom line ahead of patients.
Dec 04, 2017 | Ashley Lopez, KUT and Selena Simmons-Duffin, NPR
Nearly 9 million children are insured through CHIP, which covers mostly working-class families. The program has bipartisan support in…
Nov 28, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Despite growth of these plans, price shopping, cost discussions with doctors are rarely happening, researchers find.
Nov 28, 2017 | Susan Morse
Integration with providers, narrow network ACO models, speaking members' languages and improving patient experience all key to…
Nov 28, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Expensive branded drugs, diagnostic testing and imaging for some patients prior to low-risk surgery and population-based…
employee-subsidized genetic testing
Nov 22, 2017 | Mike Miliard
Some would pay as much as $1,000 for genomic sequencing offered through employer health plans.
Nov 17, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Testing certain individuals instead of the patient population for diseases such as tuberculosis and…
Study: US healthcare unprepared for Alzheimer’s breakthroughs
Nov 17, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Advanced clinical trials are underway for at least 10 investigational therapies that have shown promise in…