What might one of the largest mergers in history mean for the health care delivery system?
Health insurance companies and a healthcare provider may greatly benefit from systems integration. Healthcare payer and provider organizations have different goals but need to work together to generate efficiencies. How can we bridge the gap between the two parties?
Insights Report by Sandra Gittlen
NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members say stronger incentives and better use of analytics could improve alignment.
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.
Talk by Lynn Garbee
How health plans can take advantage of their position in the ecosystem to connect motivated consumers with their perfectly matching high-performing provider.
Clip by Lynn Garbee, Robert Galvin & Leemore Dafny
Payers need to break out of their insular way of thinking.
Article by NEJM Catalyst
Big Data is essential to every significant healthcare undertaking. Read about the challenges, applications, and potential brilliant future for healthcare big data.
Article by Jeff Micklos & Caitlin Sweany
Payers’ broad scale of investment in value-based arrangements makes a compelling case for the importance of sustained efforts to identify effective value-based payment models.
Article by Thomas H. Lee & Laura S. Kaiser
Drug companies must join providers, payers, and patients in seeing themselves as stakeholders.
Article by Ceci Connolly & Thomas H. Lee
When we say “committed,” we mean “in it for the long haul.”
Article by Hoangmai Pham & Mark McClellan
Two veterans of public service say that government can do only so much — which creates attractive business opportunities for entrepreneurs.