Medicare & Medicaid

Jul 26, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Patient response rates have been declining over the years; the response rate was 33% in 2008 but just 26% in 2017.
Jul 25, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Smaller hospitals may lack the requisite expertise, personnel and financial resources necessary to make the leap.
Jul 24, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
The providers are supported by a local multidisciplinary team including…
Jul 23, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Even with insurance, the cost to Medicare patients may be more than $1,600 a year, which may prohibit some from even taking the drug…
Jul 22, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Personalized communications and robust analytics capabilities can help MA plans avoid some of the…
Jul 19, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
About 40 new ACOs entered the program, which is less than the 100-plus new ACOs the program averaged in its first 7 years.
Atrium headquarters in Charlotte, NC (Google Earth)
Jul 18, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Total transacted revenue, $11.3 billion, was above the norm for a single quarter and nearly…
Jul 17, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Many BPCI-participating hospitals instead elect to send patients to home health organizations,…
Jul 16, 2019 | Susan Morse
Most states have gotten or are seeking the Section 1332 waivers to establish a reinsurance program to fully or partially reimburse…
Jul 16, 2019 | Jeff Lagasse
Costs for two- and four-person families rose despite overall premiums being relatively flat compared to last…