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Research, commentary, and analysis on industry trends from our council of health care leaders and clinicians.

Integrated Care - Most effective means of integrating mental and behavioral health services

Care Redesign

Survey Snapshot: Integrated Care Makes Sense — but Barriers Remain

NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members call for integration of mental and behavioral health services with primary care.

How Aligned Are Payers and Providers in Working Together to Achieve Value-Based Care

New Marketplace

New Marketplace Survey: Payers and Providers Remain Far Apart

Health care stakeholders are not aligned in important goals and in large part are not working together to achieve value-based care, according to the NEJM Catalyst Insights Council. They are waiting on government regulators to change the payment model — including, possibly, single-payer health care.

How Adequate Are Your Organization's Mental and Behavioral Health Services to Meet the Needs of the Patient Population?

Care Redesign

Care Redesign Survey: It’s Time to Treat Physical and Mental Health with Equal Intent

By neglecting mental and behavioral health, our society has made it virtually impossible to succeed in holistic health, and thus to improve health outcomes.

Face-to-Face Group Sessions Are the Most Useful Mode of Communication in Health Social Networks

Patient Engagement

Survey Snapshot: Patient Networks Are Important for Outcomes

NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members overwhelmingly agree that social networks can impact chronic diseases and healthy behaviors, but time commitment and funding prevent their prevalence.

Chronic Disease Management and Healthy Behavior Promotion Are the Best Uses of Health Social Networks

Patient Engagement

Patient Engagement Survey: Social Networks to Improve Patient Health

Social networks — both face-to-face and virtual — have been shown to positively impact behaviors such as weight loss and smoking cessation. Is the health care industry ready to more widely leverage this mechanism for increasing healthy behaviors among patients?

Single-Payer Health Care Is the Favored Outcome of Future Payment Reform

New Marketplace

Survey Snapshot: Deep Frustration with the Current Payment System

Many NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members are frustrated with the pace of value-based payments and expect single-payer health care to gain traction — though maybe not soon enough.

Shift Toward Value-Based Payments in the Industry and at Organizations Is Accelerating

New Marketplace

New Marketplace Survey: What’s Next for Payment Reform?

As health care reform struggles to gain traction legislatively, health care professionals report that payment reforms continue to move forward at a moderate pace, and indeed are essential to achieving the Triple Aim.

Top Three Most Promising Trends to Capture the Patient Voice

Patient Engagement

Survey Snapshot: Many Different Channels to Hear the Patient Voice

Commentary from NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members on how to capture the patient voice and make hospital staff hear it.

Trump Administration Impact on Health Care: Impact of Health Care Landscape Changes on Stakeholders


Survey Snapshot: Health Care Leaders and Clinicians Talk About the Impact of the Trump Administration

NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members have strong opinions and expert analyses on the coming years.

Trump Administration's Impact on Health Care: Healthcare Landscape Changes Under Trump Administration


Leadership Survey: Anticipating the Trump Administration’s Impact on Health Care

NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members predict no clear winners, only losers. Some of their concerns have already been borne out.


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