value-based care

Four solutions to value-based care challengesAn annual study commissioned by Quest Diagnostics and Inovalon reveals interesting findings to keep value-based care moving forward.
Value-based drug contracting shifts risk to manufacturersValue-based drug contracting between manufacturers and payers is picking up steam—appropriate timing as the healthcare industry moves toward value-based payment and purchasing and away from fee-for-service.
Opinion: Top 2 takeaways from Asembia Specialty Pharmacy SummitThe conference raised important points about value-based contracts and the specialty pharmacy space.
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.
How one hospital reduced pediatric epilepsy emergency visits, admissionsNationwide Children’s Hospital sees dramatic drop in ED visits and inpatient admissions for epilepsy patients with collaborative quality improvement project.
Rapid oncology innovation raises management challenges for payersOncology is a complex and rapidly-evolving management challenge for payers.
Predictive analytics reduces chemotherapy-associated hospitalizationsPatient risk can improve value-based cancer care. Find out how.
Insulin treatment persistence varies among payersA study from Walgreens provides a benchmark of basal insulin treatment persistence across different payers in the United States.
Why physicians must step up, address social determinants of healthA growing movement argues physicians must address the economic and social forces behind patient health
Clinical team alignment top priority for payersInvestment in resources that support clinicians and patients closer to the point of care may be the cure for what ails managed care executives.