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Four therapeutic areas to watch in 2018Prepare for major pipeline developments in diabetes, autoimmune disorders, oncology, and COPD.
Top 2018 challenges healthcare executives faceExperts weigh in on the findings from Managed Healtcare Executive’s 2017 State of the Industry Survey.
Value-based payment update: Where we are and who is most successful
Value-based payment update: Where we are and who is most successfulWhile these types of programs have been in place for several years, it can be difficult to gauge who is using them and how, and whether they are achieving their intended goal.
Top 11 pieces of advice for young healthcare executivesWe asked successful healthcare industry leaders to share their top tips for young executives. Here’s what they said.
Top two concerns for healthcare executives in 2018A survey unveiled at the HealthCare Executive Group’s Annual Forum divulges surprising findings about healthcare technology and innovation.
Health plans explore psychosocial support services to improve outcomesPatients who lack resources likely won’t have improved health outcomes even with interventions. Some plans are exploring how to address the problem.
Health insurers' top plans for 2018
Health insurers' top plans for 2018Payers’ biggest concerns for 2018, health insurance exchange participation plans, and how offerings could change.
Five ways to increase physician engagementOne expert says incentive programs to motivate physicians miss the mark. Here’s what he recommends instead.
Program uses provider, patient incentives to fight opioid epidemicProviders are coming up short when it comes to HEDIS measures related to substance abuse. Here’s how one health plan is changing that.
Top strategy plans, providers can use to motivate member behavior changesAs the healthcare system shifts from a focus on employee-based plans to consumer-based plans, insurers have to find new ways to engage and motivate members.