Medicare

Top three patient care essentialsOak Street Health co-founder tells AHIP 2017 attendees about its novel approach to patient care.
Patients with complex needs require a custom approachAHIP 2017: Older adults with complex chronic conditions require payers to “look under the hood.”
Missing this data can hurt your population health strategiesKey socioeconomic data that will help you care for your most vulnerable populations.
4 factors that affect your Medicare bond costHere are the top 4 ways in which you can influence your bond costs.
Opinion: Biggest problems with single-payer ‘Medicare-for-all’Our policy analyst explains why he believes single payer Medicare-for-all is a pipe dream.
New bill would expand Medicare patients ability to utilize telemedicineWhat the Telehealth Innovation and Improvement Act would mean for PCPs
How MIPS affects ODs’ Medicare paymentsOptometrists who see Medicare patients are being graded on their performances, and this grade will affect their 2019 Medicare payments.
Four steps managed care can take to promote antimicrobial stewardshipThe call for antimicrobial stewardship is growing. Enact these steps to prevent a return to the pre-antibiotic era.
Inside the $100 Million Opioids Ring
Inside the $100 Million Opioids RingHow physicians made millions and fed the opioid epidemic.
The poor will always be with us, and they want and need healthcareThe most vulnerable deserve care and coverage for preventative health services.