healthcare costs

Three attributes of successful healthcare cost transparency toolsMany healthcare organizations’ cost transparency tools fall short on goals and member usage because they fail to incorporate these critical elements.
What to do About Rising Health-Care Costs?
What to do About Rising Health-Care Costs?Taking a clear-eyed look at the cost of health care can reduce waste.
Survey: Healthcare price transparency tools underutilizedManaged Healthcare Executive’s 2017 Technology Survey findings reveal that tools to help consumers estimate the cost of healthcare may be underutilized. Here’s what UnitedHealthcare is doing about that.
Opinion: Health reformers overlook areas that could reduce most costsNone of Trump’s plans, such as repealing parts of Obamacare or expanding HSAs, will rein in the rising cost of healthcare.
Three healthcare questions to consider as election 2016 approachesIt’s time to step back and assess how the election could impact the managed care industry.
Top 10 states with the best healthcare
Top 10 states with the best healthcareHere are the top 10 states that deliver the best healthcare services, according to personal-finance website WalletHub.
Health costs rise for diabetes patientsHealthcare spending for people with diabetes rose nearly 6% in 2014, according to a new study. Find out what contributed to the rise.
Healthcare affordability remains an issue despite ACAA new KFF issue brief finds that healthcare coverage problematic for some, even as coverage is gained through the ACA.
10 tips to reduce poor quality healthcare, unjustified care costs
10 tips to reduce poor quality healthcare, unjustified care costsThe cure for the ills of healthcare lies within our grasp. It’s called “managed care,” which simply means care that is efficient and effective.
What’s behind wide-scale hospital price variations?
What’s behind wide-scale hospital price variations?Report offers some clues regarding healthcare spending disparities