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Pharmaceutical Industry Payments to Doctors Are Ingrained, According to CMS Data
Medicare Slow to Adopt Telemedicine Due to Cost Concerns
Achieving High Performance with Onsite Health Centers
Pioneer ACOs: Anatomy of a 'Victory'
CVS Will Buy Target's 1,600 Pharmacies, Clinics for $1.9 Billion
Walgreens, Insurers Push Expansion of Virtual Doctor Visits
Telemedicine: The Promise and the Challenges (PDF)
How Do Health Insurer Market Concentration and Bargaining Power with Hospitals Affect Health Insurance Premiums?
Obamacare Health Insurance CO-OPs Are Unraveling
Getting to the ACO Tipping Point: What Else Might Be Needed?
This Small, Wonky Obamacare Program Saved $384 Million Over 2 Years
A Long Road Ahead: Achieving True Parity in Mental Health and Substance Use Care (PDF)
Risk-Spreading Tools for Healthcare Financing (PDF)
Task Force of Healthcare Providers and Insurers Shifting to Incentive-Based Contracts
Beyond Wellness ROI, Part II: Case Study of a Major Self-Funded Employer
White House Plans to Shift Medicare Away from Fee-for-Service; 50% of Payments Tied to Quality by 2018
Onsite Clinics Can Reduce Costs, Improve Employee Productivity
Startup Health Insurance CO-OP Collapses In Iowa
Treatment Cost Disparities Puzzle, Intrigue Charlotte Health Execs
California 'Emergency' Regs Take on Narrow Networks
Onsite Clinics Are a Key Component to a Successful Health Benefits Strategy
Holding Health Care Accountable: Higher-Quality Health Care at Lower Cost
Regence BlueShield Bets on 'Accountable Health' Group Plans
ACO Quality Results: Good But Not Great
Healthcare Executives Are Vastly Underestimating Changes in Healthcare Utilization
Where Employers Use Quality Control to Shape Healthcare
Value-Based Payment Is Spreading, But Models Need Refinement
Obamacare CO-OPs Cut Prices, Turn Up Heat on Rival Insurers
Proposed Medicare Shared Savings Program Changes Don't Go Far Enough, Providers Say
[Opinion] Our Fragmented Approach to Healthcare Costs
[Guidance Overview] CMS Releases New Proposal to Improve Accountable Care Organizations
[Guidance Overview] CMS Fact Sheet: Proposed Changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Program
[Guidance Overview] New ACO Rules Would Delay Penalties an Extra Three Years
Your Kaiser Permanente Doctor Will See You Now -- at Target
[Opinion] Hospital Consolidation Isn't the Key to Lowering Costs and Raising Quality
Health Care Executives Embracing Telemedicine
Designing Smarter Pay-for-Performance Programs
[Guidance Overview] New York State Department of Health Releases Long-Awaited Proposed Regs Authorizing Formation of ACOs (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] New DOL Guidance Places Conditions on Employers Using Reference Pricing and Narrow Networks
CMS Offers Some ACOs $114 Million for 'Upfront' Costs
[Official Guidance] Text of CMS Accountable Care Organization Investment Model Fact Sheet
From Competitors to Co-Adventurers, Seven Hospital Systems Join with Anthem Blue Cross to Shake Things Up in Southern California
Eastward Ho! More Pioneer ACOs Turn Their Wagons Around
[Opinion] Kaiser Permanente Chairman Bernard Tyson on the 'Kaiserfication' of America
How 'Any Willing Provider' Laws Make Health Care More Expensive
Impact of Insurance Expansion on Hospital Uncompensated Care Costs in 2014 (PDF)
ACA Is Erasing the Difference Between Hospitals and Insurers
Hospital Administrative Costs in Eight Nations: U.S. Costs Exceed All Others by Far
Wal-Mart Wants to Be Your Doctor
A Survey of State Policies on Provider Market Power (PDF)
[Opinion] Text of Testimony on Behalf of American Enterprise Institute for House Subcommittee Hearing: 'The President's Health Care Law Does Not Equal Health Care Access' (PDF)
Hospitals' Purchase of Doctor Practices Leads to Higher Prices, Spending
Do Integrated Health Care Systems Provide Lower Cost, Higher Quality Care?
[Opinion] How Should Doctors Get Paid?
Sixth Circuit Affirms FTC Order of Divestiture, Prohibits Health System's Purchase of Competing Hospital
Sixth Circuit Upholds FTC Hospital Merger Challenge
Sixth Circuit Decision Highlights Importance of Antitrust Considerations in Health Care Consolidation Planning
CMS to Private Insurers: Adopt Payment Reforms More Quickly
As Medical Providers Consolidate, Questions Arise About Effects on Costs, Quality of Care
Healthcare Costs in U.S. Far Exceed Costs in Other Countries

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