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The National Association of ACOs is urging CMS to make program permanent.
Jan 15 | Susan Morse
The National Association of ACOs is urging CMS to make program permanent.
The PHE has extended telehealth flexibilities.
Jan 12 | Susan Morse
Wednesday is the deadline to comment on NCQA's Telehealth Module in Health Plan…
An individual diabetes patient can expect to pay about $9,600 each year on diabetes medical costs alone.
Dec 28, 2020 | Mallory Hackett
An individual diabetes patient can expect to pay about $9,600 each year on diabetes…
The move to value and care coordination is expected to accelerate in 2021.
Dec 23, 2020 | Susan Morse
CMMI is expected to release fewer, but bigger payment models and more that are mandatory.
Negotiations of drug prices are to be based on clinical outcomes; if the drug is not effective, the payer is not held accountable for the full price.
Dec 22, 2020 | Mallory Hackett
Negotiations of drug prices are to be based on clinical outcomes; if the drug is not effective, the payer is not held…
A meeting at a conference room table
Dec 22, 2020 | Susan Morse
The president wants Congress to amend the bill to increase stimulus funds for individuals from $600 to…
Person in white jacket talks to seated person
Dec 18, 2020 | Mallory Hackett
The new opportunity will test how financial risk-sharing can reduce Medicare expenditures…
The initiative was born out of a realization that the health system needed to do more to improve outcomes and eliminate health disparities.
Dec 11, 2020 | Mallory Hackett
The initiative was born out of a realization that the health system needed to do more to improve outcomes and eliminate health…
Although people aged 65 years and older make up more than 80% of deaths caused by COVID-19, younger adults make up the largest portion of cases.
Dec 11, 2020 | Mallory Hackett
Although people aged 65 years and older make up more than 80% of deaths caused by COVID-19, younger adults make up the largest portion of…
Amarillo Texas population health
Dec 10, 2020 | Bill Siwicki
Amarillo Legacy Medical ACO made that savings in just one quarter. If that trend continues, it's on track for a…

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