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New Healthcare Business Models

As the industry evolves, creative healthcare business model generation will determine the results in the market. Some healthcare business ideas are better than others, which novel approaches will last the test of time? NEJM Catalyst topics cover healthcare industry business models and solutions including value-based care models, new payment paradigms, decentralized healthcare, and more.

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New Marketplace

Change the Model → Change the Curriculum

If we’re going to change the health care payment model, do we need to change medical school curricula and how we train physicians?

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New Marketplace

Amazon and CVS: Short-Lived Unicorns in Health Care, or Healers of the “Tapeworm”?

Will Amazon–Berkshire Hathaway–JP Morgan and CVS-Aetna change the health care game? To one health care employer purchaser, these announcements feel a lot like Groundhog Day.

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New Marketplace

Primary Care ACO Models: Way of the Future?

Evidence shows that primary care–led, risk-bearing, ACO-like practices and independent physician group models generate more savings.

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New Marketplace

Room for Small, Independent Practices?

Is there room for small, independent practices in a reengineered health care payment system, or are too many obstacles in the way?

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New Marketplace

Does CVS–Aetna Spell the End of Business as Usual?

What might one of the largest mergers in history mean for the health care delivery system?

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New Marketplace

Innovative Mergers Will Disrupt Health Care

The NEJM Catalyst Insights Council expects outside players to have a major impact on the industry over the next three years.

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Care Redesign

Small Improvements versus Care Redesign: Can Your Organization Juggle Both?

What are the best ways to introduce innovation capacity into your organization?

New Marketplace

What Are Bundled Payments?

Bundled payments represent one form of alternative payment models (APMs) that are designed to move toward value-based care by incentivizing providers to advance coordination and efficiency of care while also improving quality and outcomes at lower costs. With bundled payments, the total allowable acute and/or post-acute expenditures (target price) for...

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New Marketplace

Do Less, Not More—Reducing Waste in Health Care

If the objective is to control spending, why are we pouring billions of dollars into care coordination and high-risk case management instead of developing systems for eliminating waste?

Care Redesign

Do Hospitals Still Make Sense? The Case for Decentralization of Health Care

The future is here: moving care out of the hospital and into the home and community.

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