Robin Gelburd, JD
Robin Gelburd, JD, is the President of FAIR Health, a national, independent nonprofit organization with the mission of bringing transparency to healthcare costs and health insurance information. FAIR Health possesses the nation’s largest collection of private healthcare claims data, which includes over 31 billion claim records contributed by payers and administrators who insure or process claims for private insurance plans covering more than 150 million individuals. Certified by CMS as a national Qualified Entity, FAIR Health also receives data representing the experience of all individuals enrolled in traditional Medicare Parts A, B and D; FAIR Health houses data on Medicare Advantage enrollees in its private claims data repository. Gelburd is a nationally recognized expert on healthcare policy, data and transparency.
May 18, 2020
By mid-March, large hospitals in the Northeast experienced a 26% decline in average per-facility revenues based on estimated in-network amounts as compared to the same period in 2019. Nationwide, the decrease in revenue for large hospitals was 16%
Usage of Telehealth and Retail Clinics Grew From 2017 to 2018 While That of EDs, ASCs, and Urgent Care Declined
April 01, 2020
Telehealth is expected to grow even more during the current COVID-19 pandemic. In light of the need for expanded healthcare resources, and the need to avoid in-person contact that may promote disease transmission, telehealth is widely seen as having potential to extend its reach at this time, and regulations restricting it are being relaxed.
February 11, 2020
December 10, 2019
November 22, 2018
The president of FAIR Health demonstrates the changes in behavioral health coverage over the past decade through the prism of the rise in claims.
August 19, 2018
FAIR Health recently analyzed data from its database of more than 26 billion privately billed healthcare claim records dating back to 2002. The report also identified the top 10 procedure codes for specific treatments and services associated with opioid abuse and dependence diagnoses by utilization and aggregate cost in each US Census region.
May 24, 2018
Successful initiatives using private sector data can provide insight into what is needed to power the paradigm shift to price transparency.
March 30, 2018
New findings emerged from an examination of alternative places of service for healthcare in a recent white paper.
March 06, 2018
Accoding to FAIR Health, recent accidents highlight a disturbing trend: rising claims involving sleep apnea.