Jeb Bush’s healthcare plan: Six takeaways October 22, 2015 By Tracey Walker Presidential hopeful Jeb Bush unveiled his healthcare plan; one expert offers his ideas about it. Democratic debate: 5 key takeaways for healthcare execs October 14, 2015 By Tracey Walker Five candidates in the campaign for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination took the stage October 13. Here are five key takeaways. Be ready to track ACO industry in wake of CMS ACO 2014 quality report October 09, 2015 By Tracey Walker On the heels of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services release of the Medicare accountable care organizations (ACO) 2014 quality and financial performance results, tracking the ACO industry for market shifts might be a wise move, according to one industry expert. Republican debate: 5 key take-aways for health execs August 07, 2015 By Tracey Walker G. William Hoagland, senior vice president of the Bipartisan Policy Center, believes that the Affordable Care Act and possible repeals toward it will be issues in the 2016 election. AMCP: Plans respond to market with clever products and policies April 04, 2014 By Julie Miller While Medicare will use blunt instruments to institute payment reform, private payers will be more nimble, causing providers to abandon fee-for-service Medicare in favor of Medicare Advantage.