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Once a Vision for the Future, Virtual Health Is a Reality of the Present
How Have Healthcare Prices Grown in the U.S. Over Time?
Network Adequacy Rules, Provider Consolidation Inhibit Insurer Entry Into New Markets
[Opinion] Merging Insurers with the Health Care Delivery System
[Opinion] Telemedicine Prescribing of Controlled Substances: The Dark Side of the New Congressional Bill
35-State Pediatric Group Claims Aetna Doesn't Review Medical Charts in Lawsuit Alleging Insurer Values Profits Over Care
CMS Paid Practitioners for Telehealth Services That Did Not Meet Medicare Requirements
Direct Primary Care Legislation Continues Its Roll Across the Country
[Opinion] Impact of Prior Authorization on Patients and Physicians
[Opinion] ERIC Asks For Pay Parity Change in Connecticut Telehealth Legislation (PDF)
Provider Networks: Actuarial Perspective on Performance, In and Out of Exchanges (PDF)
Why Does the U.S. Spend More on Health Care Than Other Countries?
Health Care Spending in U.S., Other High-Income Countries
UnitedHealthcare Reports Positive Shift Towards Value-Based Care Plans
[Opinion] A Few Suggestions to Simplify Healthcare
Oscar Health's Telemedicine Consultations Up 32% in 2017 as More Members Access Virtual Touchpoints
[Opinion] CVS-Aetna, a Few Weeks Later
The Promise of Telehealth
[Opinion] The Evidence-Based Medicine Problem: U.S. Doctors Cling to Procedures That Don't Work
Maintaining Tissue Sample Quality Might Reduce Costly Medical Errors
Study Identifies Unexpected Contributor to Rising Health Costs: Low-Cost Services
Five Simple Charts Show That Risk-Based ACOs Are Working
Mega-Deals Show How Insurers Are Taking Over Access to Care
The Next Big Innovation in Health Benefits Design: 'Surgeons of Excellence'
Addiction and Mental Health vs. Physical Health: Analyzing Disparities in Network Use and Provider Reimbursement Rates (PDF)
Massachusetts Bill Aims to Curb Health Care Costs by Regulating Hospital Reimbursement Rates
Keys to Successful Business and Community Health Collaboration (PDF)
[Opinion] Hospital Impact: The Upside of Narrow-Network Insurance Plans
The Next Generation ACO Program: Financial Results for 2016 (PDF)
Factors Associated with Increases in U.S. Health Care Spending, 1996-2013
[Opinion] NCPA Statement for House HELP Committee Hearing on the Cost of Prescription Drugs: How the Drug Delivery System Affects What Patients Pay (PDF)
The 2017 ACO Survey: What Do Current Trends Tell U.S. About the Future of Accountable Care?
[Opinion] ERIC Submits Comments on Florida's Telehealth Advisory Council's Report of Recommendations
Hospitals, Health Insurers Biggest Sources of Rising Health Costs
States Protect Consumers Against Balance Bills
[Opinion] Health Insurance Availability: Is Choice the Real Issue?
Telehealth Experts See Quality Measurement as Vehicle for Payment Reform, Consumer Choice
[Opinion] The Anthem-Cigna Merger: A Post-Mortem
How Below-the-Radar Mergers Fuel Health Care Monopolies
Innovation in Health Benefits
An Untapped Opportunity for Health Care Progress: Redesigning Care for High-Need Patients
Telehealth Private Payer Laws: Impact and Issues (PDF)
Telemedicine Expanding Rapidly
The Company Behind Many Surprise Emergency Room Bills
Out-of-Network Billing for Emergency Care in the United States
[Guidance Overview] Telehealth Expansion Finally Comes to Texas
From Hotspot to Health Hub: How Communication and Data Can Help Solve the Growing Health Divide
Which Markets Are Most Likely to Be Disrupted by New Care Delivery Models
Why the Utilization Conversation in Telemedicine Is Bigger Than Dollars and Cents
The Future is Now: Healthcare Delivery Systems
[Opinion] Healthcare is Complicated: Is it Fixable?
[Opinion] Health Care Can Be Patient-Centered, Accessible and Affordable
A Factor in Higher Healthcare Costs: When Evidence Says No, but Doctors Say Yes
Managing Hospital Employee Health Costs Can Help Prepare for Value-Based Care
CMS Announces 45 ACOs Are Now Participating in Next Generation Model
UnitedHealth Group to Buy Outpatient Surgery Chain for $2.3 Billion
Specialty Pharmacies Say Benefit Managers Are Squeezing Them Out
Why Are Hospital Prices Different? An Examination of New York Hospital Reimbursement (PDF)
Catholic Health Initiatives Pulls Out of Insurance Business
Telehealth Alone Will Not Increase Health Care Access for the Underserved

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