Kaiser Permanente’s Mary Reed, DrPH, to Edit Annual Health IT Issue of The American Journal of Managed Care®
June 28, 2018
Reed’s research includes work in health information technology and health care delivery; and their effects on clinical outcomes and consumer decision-making on insurance
Evidence-Based OncologyTM, an AJMC® Publication, Explores the Rise of Technology at the Point of Care
June 27, 2018
From the role of data in treatment decisions to the use of apps in tracking patient responses, technology is now front-and-center in cancer care. A special issue of Evidence-Based Oncology™, a publication of The American Journal of Managed Care®, explores the rise of point-of-care tools.
Joslin Diabetes Center, The American Journal of Managed Care® Collaborate to Publish Clinical Guidelines
June 23, 2018
Clinical guidelines that direct care at Joslin Diabetes Center, the world-renowned institution for diabetes treatment, research, and education, are now published in Evidence-Based Diabetes Management™, a publication of The American Journal of Managed Care®
Food is Medicine: An AJMC® Podcast Explores How Giving Patients the Right Diet Cuts Readmission and Cost
June 20, 2018
If you heard of a drug with a 387 percent return on investment, wouldn’t you want in? That was the result of a voluntary program in Maine that provided proper meals to high-risk Medicare patients leaving the hospital. Managed Care Cast explores results that appear in the current issue ofThe American Journal of Managed Care®.
The American Journal of Managed Care® Presents "Implementing Alternative Payment Models for Improved Population Health: Experiences From the OCM" Webcast
June 18, 2018
Featured experts to discuss practical experiences, challenges, and successes from within the Oncology Care Model.
June 15, 2018
What seems like a straightforward idea—screen current and former heavy smokers for lung cancer—proves more challenging in practice, according to findings from a demonstration project at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System.
June 11, 2018
Researchers from the University of Maryland at Baltimore tracked how quickly drugs in eight therapeutic classes made it onto formulary across hundreds of Medicare Part D plans over five years, and found that while plan differences mattered, drug characteristics mattered more in decisions.
May 23, 2018
Harvard healthcare economist Michael E. Chernew, PhD, who is co-editor-in-chief of The American Journal of Managed Care®, joins Managed Care Cast for a discussion of how the administration’s proposals draw attention to a fundamental challenge: the need to balance innovation with affordability in drug pricing.
The American Journal of Managed Care® Seeks Nominations for Seema S. Sonnad Emerging Leader in Managed Care Research Award
May 22, 2018
The award recognizes the exceptional contributions of early-career managed care professionals.
May 15, 2018
Efforts to cut down on unnecessary trips to the emergency room can take many forms. A new study by Kaiser Permanente, appearing in The American Journal of Managed Care®, suggests that the best education tools may vary depending on the patient’s age.