Value Based Care

Uncertainty From COVID-19 Delays Progress on the Road to Value-Based Cancer Care

October 30th 2020, 4:00am

Article

COVID-19 has created a significant distraction from normal practice operations. The uncertainty that comes along with the pandemic is a huge worry, and can distract from practice transformation.

Bringing Value-Based Insurance Design to Oncology: The New “Skin in the Game”

October 29th 2020, 4:00am

Article

Value-based insurance design has made gains in oncology, but there's more work to do.

Panelists Discuss Community-Based Approaches to Mitigate Costs, Improve SDOH Outcomes

October 28th 2020, 7:39pm

Article

At the Alliance for Better Health’s CONVERGE Virtual Conference, experts discussed the role social determinants of health (SDOH) play in community-based health initiatives.

Keeping Physicians Independent: Dr Patricia Salber Interviews Dr Farzad Mostashari

October 27th 2020, 6:30pm

Podcast

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA, of The Doctor Weighs in, speaks with Aledade co-founder, Farzad Mostashari, MD, about how his company is keeping physicians independent through value-based care.

Whole-Person Health Care: Integrating Mental and Behavioral Health Into Primary Care

October 16th 2020, 2:30pm

Webinar

Panelists highlight approaches for integrating behavioral and physical health into a whole-patient model and discuss emerging opportunities for the integration of behavioral mental health in value-based care.

Bridging the Gap Between Medical and Pharmacy Benefits

October 13th 2020, 11:00am

Article

As health care costs rise, especially for patients with complex conditions, a major barrier to access is the disconnect between medical benefits and pharmacy benefits.

The Bidirectional Relationship Between Depression and Rheumatoid Arthritis

October 8th 2020, 7:30pm

Article

Depression affects up to 17% of patients with rheumatoid arthritis, but not all patients are assessed for their mental well-being.

Humana Saves $4B Through Value-Based Care in Medicare Advantage in 2019

October 7th 2020, 1:45pm

Article

More Humana doctors are taking on full global risk under Medicare Advantage than are still using traditional fee-for-service.

How to Improve Quality of US Health Care: Dr Patricia Salber Interviews Dr Elizabeth McGlynn

September 29th 2020, 8:48pm

Podcast

Despite decades of experimentation, there have not been large increases in health care quality in the United States. What will move the needle?

When the Topic Is Dying: A Conversation With Kashyap Patel, MD

August 25th 2020, 4:35pm

Article

Kashyap Patel, MD, CEO of Carolina Blood and Cancer Care, associate editor of Evidence-Based Oncology, and vice president of the Community Oncology Alliance, discusses his new book.