Value Based Care

Kimberly Westrich on Micro-, Macro-Level Approaches to Improve Value-Based Benefit Design

January 6th 2022, 5:30pm

Video

Kimberly Westrich, MA, vice president of health services research at the National Pharmaceutical Council, discusses opportunities for growth regarding value-based benefits.

Primary Care During COVID-19: Looking at Payer, Provider Cooperation

January 4th 2022, 11:00pm

Podcast

On this episode of Managed Care Cast, we bring you part 1 of an 8-part video conversation with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina and Newton Family Physicians about how they adapted to deliver health care in 2020 and 2021.

AJMC® Conversations: BCBS NC and Newton Family Physicians—Aligning Incentives to Lower Costs

December 31st 2021, 4:08pm

Video

This 8-part conversation with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and Newton Family Physicians, moderated by The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), focuses on the role of value-based care, independent care practices, and other aspects of health care that have been and continue to be affected by the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, even as we enter 2022. This is part 5.

AJMC® Conversations: BCBS NC and Newton Family Physicians—Impact of Value-Based Care on Primary Care

December 31st 2021, 4:06pm

Video

This 8-part conversation with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and Newton Family Physicians, moderated by The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), focuses on the role of value-based care, independent care practices, and other aspects of health care that have been and continue to be affected by the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, even as we enter 2022. This is part 2.

AJMC® Conversations: BCBS NC and Newton Family Physicians—The Pandemic and Primary Care

December 31st 2021, 4:05pm

Video

This 8-part conversation with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and Newton Family Physicians, moderated by The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®), focuses on the role of value-based care, independent care practices, and other aspects of health care that have been and continue to be affected by the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, even as we enter 2022. This is part 1.

Most-Read AJAC Papers of 2021

December 27th 2021, 2:30pm

Article

The most-read AJAC papers of 2021 analyze real-world programs to transform health care and provide insight into physician perspectives of health care and insurance.

Kimberly Westrich Reviews Effective Strategies for Constructing Value-Based Benefits

December 24th 2021, 8:00pm

Video

Kimberly Westrich, MA, vice president of health services research at the National Pharmaceutical Council, discusses value-based benefit design strategies for high-deductible health plans.

Looking Ahead to 2022 With the Editors of AJMC®

December 21st 2021, 7:00pm

Podcast

The editors of The American Journal of Managed Care® and The American Journal of Accountable Care® reflect on the past year and discuss the themes and topics they expect to see in 2022.

Mara McDermott on What's Next for the Value Based Care Coalition

December 14th 2021, 4:30pm

Podcast

Next Gen ACO recently re-branded as the Value Based Care Coalition. To learn more about the organization's new phase, we spoke with executive director Mara McDermott.

Kimberly Westrich Discusses Fallacies in Value-Based Benefit Design

December 10th 2021, 4:00pm

Video

Kimberly Westrich, MA, vice president of health services research at the National Pharmaceutical Council, speaks on common misconceptions when designing value-based benefits.