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Seize the Day: free resources for benefit managers

June 17, 2019

Are you someone who manages health care benefits within a private company or a public agency, aka a “purchaser”? Have…

Direct Contracting Mythbuster

Mythbuster: Direct contracting will never become a real trend.

January 14, 2020

The health care marketplace continues to evolve, as health care organizations consolidate and experiment with new value-oriented models. As these…

2020 Agenda

2020: CPR’s Agenda to Reform the Health Care Marketplace for Employers-Purchasers and their Plan Members

January 07, 2020

This is going to be quite a year.  At CPR we’ve fastened our seatbelts for full speed.  The core of…

CPR's Gifts to You

CPR’s Free Downloads

December 23, 2019

CPR’s mission is to help employers and other health care purchasers get better value for their health care dollar. While…

Emily Chen, MediQuire

Emily Chen of MediQuire on using data in direct contracting arrangements

December 17, 2019

CPR’s Program Director, Andréa Caballero, calls up MediQuire’s CEO, Emily Chen, to learn why purchasers are choosing to directly contract…

Beth Waldman on the ins and outs of Medicaid managed care

December 03, 2019

Listen in as CPR’s Director of Projects & Research, Julianne McGarry, checks in with Beth Waldman, JD, MPH, Senior Consultant…

Bob Berenson

CPR’s Top 10 Podcasts of all time

November 26, 2019

CPR is grateful for both our amazing Listening In (with Permission) guests and audience. Since CPR launched the podcast in…

Positive results from TennCare’s Innovative Payment and Delivery Reform Programs

November 26, 2019

When the health care payment reform movement began, the first thing CPR saw was an uptick in pay for performance. …

Medicaid Managed Care

Will Medicaid Managed Care States invent next-gen payment reform?

November 19, 2019

At present, 39 states plus the District of Columbia contract with managed care organizations (MCOs) to provide care for some…

Robert Smith

Robert Smith on how a purchaser alliance can change Denver’s market dynamics

November 12, 2019

Robert Smith, Executive Director of the Colorado Business Group (CBGH) on Health, checks in with Suzanne Delbanco on what’s new…

Lemon-ade

Got hospital “lemons” in your network? Ditch them or make lemon-“aid”?

October 22, 2019

A few weeks ago, we published a blog post on the challenges of building a high-performance network (HPN).  We landed…

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