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Provider Sponsored Health Plans: Five Necessities for Launching a Successful Plan
Accountable Care Organizations, Explained
Structuring Incentives Within Organizations: The Case of Accountable Care Organizations
Idaho Judge's Order to Unwind Hospital's Acquisition of Physician Group Tests Boundaries of Antitrust Laws and the ACA
Navigating Federal Health Insurance Exchanges? Find an International Road Map
Employer-Sponsored Medical Clinics: Much More Than Convenience Care (PDF)
ACOs Will Replace Insurers, Former Obama Adviser Says
Healthcare Reform Continues to Roil U.S. Managed Markets as the Number of ACOs Nearly Doubles and State Exchanges Create Clear Winners and Losers
Compliance Issues for On-Site Health Clinics
Fourth Georgia Hospital Closes Due to Obamacare Cuts
[Opinion] Annual Report on the State of the Nation's Health Care (PDF)
[Opinion] The Flaw of Regulatory Perfection
Can New Payment and Delivery System Models Achieve High-Value Care for Mental Health and Substance-Use Disorders?
Proposed Bipartisan Bill Would Reward Medicare Doctors for Quality
Pioneer ACOs' First-Year Results Leave a Lot of Room for Improvement
Insurers Face New Pressure Over Limited Doctor Choice
Use of Telemedicine Can Reduce Hospitalizations of Nursing Home Residents and Generate Savings for Medicare
[Opinion] Judging Hospital Quality and Narrow Networks: Barking Up the Wrong Tree?
'In the News' Newsletter by the National Business Group on Health, February 2014
[Opinion] Why the SGR Fix Won't Work and Could Actually Make Things Worse
Understanding Differences Between High- and Low-Price Hospitals: Implications for Efforts to Rein in Costs
[Opinion] PCORI Needs to Step Up Research on Comparing the Effectiveness of Health Care
Early Evidence Indicates CO-OP Premium Rates Are Competitive
Provider Consolidation Leads to Less Competition and Higher Costs
The Great ACO Debate: 2014 Edition
How Much to Deliver a Baby? Charges Vary Widely by Hospital
Why Half of All Healthcare CEOs Don't Want to Be in an ACO
Maryland's Plan for Hospital Prices: Can Aggressive Government Regulation Dramatically Cut Health Spending?
Bigger Footprint Could Be Saving Grace for CO-OPs
Confessions of a Medicare Supplement Salesman
Massachusetts Wastes One Third of Health Spending, State Report Concludes
Medical Debt Among People with Health Insurance (PDF)
[Opinion] 'Accountable Care' Model Revives HMO Strategy, Boding Ill for Patients, Physicians
Think America Has the World's Best Health Care System? You Won't After Seeing This Chart
Analysis of Early Accountable Care Organizations Defines Patient, Structural, Cost, and Quality-of-Care Characteristics
[Opinion] Why Hospitals Are Still Gouging the Uninsured
New Massachusetts Law Requires Insurers, Providers to Give Consumers Cost Estimates for Their Medical Care
How Regulation Makes Health Care Cost More
Reference Pricing May Generate Health Care Savings: Lessons from a California Pioneer
10 Characteristics of Effective Healthcare Price Transparency Tools
Medicare Seeks to Curb Spending on Post-Hospital Care
Are ACOs Really Different from HMOs?
Better Care at Lower Cost: Is It Possible?
'If You Like Your Doctor You Will Be Able to Keep Your Doctor. Period'
Accountable Care Organizations: An Employer Primer (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Paying Insurance Premiums for Patients
Doctors Complain They Will Be Paid Less By Exchange Plans
[Opinion] UnitedHealthcare Drops Doctors; Medicare Advantage Patients Left in Lurch
Vision Benefit Breaks Out of Its Silo
Bigger May Not Be Better: Does Scale Matter for Payors?
[Guidance Overview] Expanded Final Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act Regulations Require Plan Sponsor Consideration Early in 2014 for 2015 Plan Year
UnitedHealthcare Expands ACO Provider Program
Access, Affordability, and Insurance Complexity Are Often Worse in the United States Compared to Ten Other Countries
The Anatomy of Health Care in the United States
[Opinion] There's a Better Way for Medicare to Pay Doctors
Why Has ACO Growth Slowed?
Key Senate, House Committee Chairmen Offer Plan to Fix Medicare Doctor Payments
Municipal Ills Create Health Care Investment Opportunities (PDF)
State Substance Abuse Parity Laws Hint at Coming Increases Under ACA
The Sam's Club Approach to Healthcare

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