Post Tagged with: "health care reform"

Frank Williams, CEO Evolent Health

Transforming Healthcare: A Conversation with Frank Williams

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December 1, 2014

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Entrepreneurs, HealthBeat 2014, Salber:

There is “a massive opportunity for healthcare systems to reshape their economics as they see declining reimbursement on the inpatient side”

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Obamacare Hater, Lover Harmonize on “Clinical Nuance”

Obamacare Hater, Lover Harmonize on “Clinical Nuance”

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May 18, 2014

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POLICY, PROVIDERS:

A fierce opponent of Obamacare and one of the law’s key authors came together at a Washington briefing recently to sing the praises of a proposal to bring “clinical nuance” to the Medicare benefit. Whether this beatific health care reform bipartisanship can alter policy, however, remains to be seen.

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Paul Levy, Host of (Not) Running a Hospital

Focus on the gold standard

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January 7, 2014

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I’d like to make a number of subtle and not-so-subtle points today, and I hope you’ll stick with me.

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Bob Laszewski, Host of Health Care Policy and Marketplace Review

“If You Like Your Doctor You Will Be Able to Keep Your Doctor. Period”

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November 25, 2013

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POLICY:

So, if a health plan can no longer vary its benefit choices, how can it distinguish itself on price?

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Family Nurse Practitioners and the Affordable Care Act [Infographic]

Family Nurse Practitioners and the Affordable Care Act [Infographic]

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October 18, 2013

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This infographic was designed to raise awareness about the role that Family Nurse Practitioners play in health care reform under the Affordable Care Act.

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“ObamaCare” Small Ball––The Republicans Are Winning the Battle Over the Big Idea

“ObamaCare” Small Ball––The Republicans Are Winning the Battle Over the Big Idea

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July 26, 2013

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Health care & health policy, POLICY:

By Robert Laszewski First Posted at Health Care Policy and Marketplace Review on 7/21/2013 Last week the President waded directly into the national debate over… Read More ›

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Will the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance Exchanges Be Ready On Time? The Obama Administration’s Top Secret Enterprise

Will the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance Exchanges Be Ready On Time? The Obama Administration’s Top Secret Enterprise

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July 4, 2013

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Health care & health policy:

By Robert Laszewski First Posted at Health Care Policy and Marketplace Review on 6/10/2013 Last week, I received my weekly email update from the Maryland… Read More ›

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Open Data Advocate Joins Patient Privacy Rights Group as Chief Technology Officer

Open Data Advocate Joins Patient Privacy Rights Group as Chief Technology Officer

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May 26, 2013

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Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Innovation/innovative companies, Patient Safety, People in healthcare, POLICY, Social Media, Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

By Dr. Adrian Gropper First Posted at The Health Care Blog on 5/7/2013 The small news is that I formally joined Patient Privacy Rights as chief technology… Read More ›

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MBAs for Practicing Physicians: Learning to Lead in the New Millenium

MBAs for Practicing Physicians: Learning to Lead in the New Millenium

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March 26, 2013

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Change Management, EDUCATION, Entrepreneurs, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Innovation/innovative companies, People in healthcare, Physician leadership, POLICY:

By Dr. Kevin Campbell First Posted on his blog on 3/25/2013 Healthcare is changing and physicians and hospital systems must quickly adapt in order to… Read More ›

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Healthcare Reform and the Hourly Wage MDs: Decreasing Productivity and Increasing Costs

Healthcare Reform and the Hourly Wage MDs: Decreasing Productivity and Increasing Costs

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March 23, 2013

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Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Payment, People in healthcare, Physician leadership, POLICY:

By Dr. Kevin Campbell First Posted on his blog on 3/20/2013 Much debate remains around the concept of healthcare reform in the US today.  Almost… Read More ›

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Person-Centered HealthCare: Not In My Name: Real Patient-Centeredness Means Sharing Power

Person-Centered HealthCare: Not In My Name: Real Patient-Centeredness Means Sharing Power

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March 17, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medical Ethics, Medicine: wellness & disease, Millenson, Patient Safety, Payment, POLICY:

By Michael Millenson First Posted at HealthWorks Collective on 3/15/2013 Editor’s note: For more on engaging patients to be active participants in their own care, see… Read More ›

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On Medicare, CEO’s, and Throwing Stones…

On Medicare, CEO’s, and Throwing Stones…

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March 14, 2013

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Change Management, Health care & health policy, Payment, People in healthcare, POLICY:

By Dr. Bradley Flansbaum First Posted at The Hospitalist Leader on 3/4/2013 I have been deliberating on Medicare (again), since the release of Time Magazine’s Brill piece… Read More ›

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Bill Clinton’s public health, cost-bending message thrills health IT folks at HIMSS

Bill Clinton’s public health, cost-bending message thrills health IT folks at HIMSS

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March 8, 2013

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Change Management, Genes & genomics, Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medicine: wellness & disease, People in healthcare, POLICY, Social Media, Technology in healthcare, Wireless Health:

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn First Posted at Health Populi on 3/7/2013 In 2010, the folks who supported health care reform were massacred by the polls, Bill… Read More ›

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Health Care Reform in the U.S. vs. Other Developed Countries.

Health Care Reform in the U.S. vs. Other Developed Countries.

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January 26, 2013

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by Jaan Sidorov First posted on the Disease Management Care Blog on 01/15/2013 If only the U.S. health care system had the democracy of the… Read More ›

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Healthcare Reform and The Cost of Prescription Drugs: Price Gouging or Providing Hope?

Healthcare Reform and The Cost of Prescription Drugs: Price Gouging or Providing Hope?

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December 14, 2012

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Health care & health policy, Health care professionals, Medicine: wellness & disease, Pharmacy and pharmaceuticals:

by Kevin Campbell First posted on his blog on 12/10/2012 There are many factors that have contributed to the massive healthcare expenditures in the US… Read More ›

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