StrategyAtlantic Health's Brian Gragnolati Preaches the Gospel of Value-based Care.
Atlantic Health System President and CEO Brian Gragnolati says he believes healthcare that is delivered as a 'team sport' works...
StrategyDeadline Arrives to Express Interest in CMS Direct Contracting Model
After a delay, the deadline marks a moment of truth for a CMS payment model that some have heralded as...
Strategy'Shoulder-to-Shoulder': Why This Payer-Provider Partnership Spurned Vertical Integration
A major insurer, once the largest in Minnesota, is 'co-creating' a provider group with a health system, while they hasten...
FinanceBCBSMA Chief: 'Controlling Costs and Simultaneously Improving Care is Possible'
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts' alternative payment model slowed the rate of medical spending growth and improved patient care.
StrategySanford and UnityPoint Look to Merge Into $11B Health System
The two Midwestern health systems say their union would form a combined system with more than $11 billion in annual...
StrategyTransforming Care Delivery to Improve Rural Health
In the face of barriers to financial solvency, some rural hospitals are taking the initiative to improve access to care...
Clinical CareHealth System's Value Transformation Initiative Cuts Costs by $53.9 Million
Over a three-year period, NYU Langone Health was able to cut costs while maintaining clinical quality.
Hospitals are Ready to Assume More Risk
A survey shows most providers believe they have the capacity to assume more risk and will do so within the...
FinanceManual Contract Management Costs Providers $157B Annually
A survey of CFOs found that the shift to value-based care modeling is fueling demand for comprehensive contract management tools.
StrategyWhy Some See Healthcare's Vertical Mergers as Good and Necessary
The meaningful factors driving vertical integration are largely market-based, not rooted in regulation, one professor told a Senate subcommittee.
Clinical CareOncologist Who Led AMA Has Prescription for U.S. Healthcare Challenges
Barbara McAneny applied lessons learned in oncology practice to lead the American Medical Association.
StrategyCMS Primary Cares: 5 Steps to Assess Your Readiness
Despite the benefits of primary care, there are some important steps healthcare incumbents should take in deciding whether and how...