As healthcare costs continue to rise and stakeholders maintain focus on improving care quality and outcomes, payers are turning to value-based payment (VBP) as a critical tool for boosting delivery system performance.
In a YouGov/Huffington Post survey of registered voters’ priorities, healthcare topped all issues. That finding is borne out in polls across the board, with healthcare consistently among voters’ top-three most important issues.
With prominent data security incidents occurring more frequently in recent years, no organization can take its approach to data security too seriously.
The results of the upcoming national midterm elections will resonate far beyond 2018.
With class action defense spending on the rise for a third consecutive year, companies across industries are facing more, and increasingly complex, class action litigation.
With mounting evidence demonstrating the influence of nonclinical and social factors on health outcomes and healthcare costs, social determinants of health (SDOH) have edged into the mainstream.
What are the game-changing litigation developments and trends to watch for the remainder of 2018—and how could they impact you?
State Medicaid programs continue to balance serving eligible beneficiaries and controlling costs.
The California state legislature wrapped up the 2017–2018 legislative session with a consensus privacy measure that sought to clean up the newly enacted California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)—the nation’s strictest consumer privacy and data protection legislation.
Over the past year, federal and state policy makers have advanced proposals that would permit people above Medicaid eligibility levels to “buy in” to Medicaid or would leverage the Medicaid program to offer more affordable and accessible coverage.