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Media Releases

Catalyst for Payment Reform Releases State-based Policy Resources to Help Rein in Health Care Prices
February 14, 2023


The case for paying primary care more than specialists
Medical Economics, March 31, 2023

Challengers of the Status Quo In Physician Payment — Paying Primary Care Physicians More Than Specialists
Managed Healthcare Executive, March 20, 2023

Is There an Alternative to the High-Deductible Health Plan? Glad You Asked.
Managed Healthcare Executive, February 14, 2023


Media Releases

Catalyst for Payment Reform Report Explores Marketplace for Employers/Purchasers Seeking High-value Care
October 11, 2022

Catalyst for Payment Reform Helps Employer-Purchasers Overcome Health Care Data Barriers
March 29, 2022


Cash for Colonoscopies: Colorado Tries to Lower Health Costs Through Incentives
U.S. News & World Report, November 1, 2022

How to get mental health care when insurance doesn’t help
Policy Genius, September 28, 2022

Value-Based Payment, the Safety Net, and Rethinking Risk
American Journal of Managed Care, August 2, 2022

Employer- and Worker- Led Efforts to Lower Health Insurance Costs
Center for American Progress, July 28, 2022

Sometimes value-based care isn’t very valuable
BenefitsPRO, June 22, 2022

Why Your High-Deductible Health Plan Isn’t Helping Your Employees (and What to Offer Instead)
Inc., Jun 2, 2022

Spine Centers Review: 5 Keys to successful partnerships
Becker’s Spine Review, April 18, 2022

Report: Private Hospitals Overcharge NYC Government Over $2B Annually
HIT Consultant, March 18, 2022

States Move to Reduce Early Elective Deliveries, Urged on by Public Reporting, February 7, 2022

Study Identifies Cost of Having a Baby in the United States
First Report Managed Care, Jan 27, 2022

5 Questions the Smartest Employers Ask When Purchasing Health Care for Employees
BenefitsPRO, January 11, 2022

Peering into the crystal ball: Health care purchaser strategies for 2025
BenefitsPRO, January 11, 2022


In the News

Without policy support, employers’ efforts to cut healthcare costs may fall short
ebn, December 17, 2021

Audio-only patient calls from physicians lead to reimbursement debate
Fortune, December 8, 2021

Employers Beefed Up Telemedicine Benefits During Pandemic as Family Premiums Climbed
Inc., November 22, 2021

CVS to close 900 stores in big retail strategy shift
Modern Healthcare, November 18, 2021

National battle over hospital mergers focuses on Hackensack and Englewood proposal
Yahoo! News, November 12, 2021

What to Do About Telehealth Raising Your Health Care Costs
Inc., November 3, 2021

Why It’s Time for You as an Employer to Rethink How You Purchase Health Care
Inc., September 7, 2021

Is your health system ready to launch direct contracting?
Modern Healthcare, August 27, 2021

Still working to bring more value to relationships
Modern Healthcare, August 2, 2021

Commentary: Employers must step up to control health care prices
Fortune, June 1, 2021

In Pursuit of the Elusive Health Care Double – with Suzanne Delbanco
The ShiftShapers Podcast, May 24, 2021

In pursuit of the elusive health care double – with Suzanne Delbanco
BenefitsPRO, May 24, 2021

3 Employers, 2 Wonks And 1 Health Insurance Mess
Tradeoffs, May 13, 2021

Do Health Plans Have a Plan to Help Employer-Purchasers Get Better Value?
AJMC, May 13, 2021

12 working moms speak up about the benefits they want from employers
Employee Benefit News, May 5, 2021

Can Virginia Mason’s quality efforts survive merger?
Modern Healthcare, May 4, 2021

Employers, payers seek transparent pharmacy benefit models
Modern Healthcare, April 26, 2021

Analysis: Where are We on Value-Based Payments?
Health Economics, April 16, 2021

The path to success for employer-led coalitions is complicated
Health Evolution, February 9, 2021

No Safe Haven for Employers Managing Health Care Costs
Commonwealth Fund Blog, February 8, 2021

Can telemedicine keep growing? A lot depends on money, rules
Crain’s Detroit Business, January 16, 2021

3 Key Steps for Hospital Price Transparency Compliance
RevCycle Intelligence, January 8, 2021

State Policies To Make Health Care More Affordable During COVID-19 And Beyond
Health Affairs, January 7, 2021

How Can State Legislation Promote Value In Health Care? Three Innovative Models
Health Affairs, January 5, 2021

Amazon, JPMorgan Chase, Berkshire Hathaway disband Haven
Modern Healthcare, January 4, 2021

Supporting Health Care Competition In The Era Of COVID-19: Three Legislative Models For States
Health Affairs, January 3, 2021













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