Health care costs have historically grown at about 2% faster than income in the United States. One way or another, we have to control health care spending growth, and the onus is on the provider.
Financial Risk Management in Health Care
Assuming business risk is part of the new healthcare marketplace. Healthcare risk management requires new approaches and insights and forward-looking thinking in rapidly changing circumstances. What is your risk management plan?
Article by David Lansky & Jeff Micklos
Care management should be payer-agnostic at its core.
Engineering a Rapid Shift to Value-Based Payment in North Carolina: Goals and Challenges for a Commercial ACO Program
Article by JP Sharp, Patrick H. Conway & Rahul Rajkumar
We believe North Carolina can be a model for the nation.
Talk by Laura L. Forese
A simple road map for health care organizations to follow when working through integration, which keeps the perspective of the patient in mind.
Article by Dana P. Goldman, Karen Van Nuys, Wei-Han Cheng, Jakub P. Hlávka, Luca Pani, Sylvain Chassang & Erik Snowberg
Are we paying too much for new drugs before we know how well they work? This innovative pricing model proposes postponing major rewards until efficacy is established — which could help both patients and payers while still paying back investments on the most effective drugs.
Three components for treating the unhealthy, uncompetitive U.S. health care market — beginning with a buyer’s revolt.
Insights Report by Jon Bees
NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members weigh in on the barriers and path forward to value-based health care.
Article by Hoangmai Pham & Paul B. Ginsburg
To truly redesign a system, one has to take a holistic approach and move multiple levers in concert, rather than fiddling with individual factors serially and hoping for a coordinated effect.
It should be no surprise that simpler, cheaper, and more convenient care arises from safety-net providers.
Article by John D. Birkmeyer
A perspective on the growth of NPPs and the ideological divide between for-profit and nonprofit providers.