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Unnecessary care

Unnecessary surgery happens more often (& costs more) than you think

August 06, 2018

Overuse, misuse, and underuse of care are all types of inappropriate care that can result in negative patient outcomes and…

Maryland

What is Maryland’s All-Payer, Global Budget Hospital System and How Can We Learn From it?

July 31, 2018

Did you know the state of Maryland is home to the nation’s only all-payer, global budget hospital system?  Despite the…

Peter Kilmartin

Peter Kilmartin on disruption as a positive force in employee benefits

July 23, 2018

Suzanne Delbanco calls Peter Kilmartin, Consultant Effectiveness Leader and US Leadership Team at Mercer Health & Benefits, to discuss the…

Jeff Levin-Scherz

Jeff Levin-Scherz on how we can better care for low-wage workers

July 16, 2018

Did you know that 40% of Americans struggle to come up with $400 to cover an emergency? Jeff Levin-Scherz highlights…

innovative state Medicaid

3 Medicaid Payment Innovations Worth Paying Attention To

July 09, 2018

Collectively, state Medicaid agencies cover 74 million Americans, more than any other insurer by a longshot, including Medicare. To manage…

Sam Arsenault

Sam Arsenault on Shatterproof’s provider rating system for addiction treatment

July 09, 2018

What if people with substance use disorder could have a one-stop-shop for finding high-quality treatment options, including a list of…

The Potential Employer Impact of Expanding Short-Term Health Insurance

July 03, 2018

If you blinked on February 20 of this year, you may have missed that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid…

Niall Brennan

Niall Brennan on latest trends and analysis from the Health Care Cost Institute

June 25, 2018

Suzanne catches up with Niall Brennan, President and CEO of the Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI), to ask the tough…

John Bass

John Bass on blockchain’s promise to health care purchasers

June 11, 2018

Suzanne calls John Bass, Founder and CEO of Hashed Health, who shares his insights on how and why blockchain can reduce…

Jaime King podcast

Jaime King on state efforts to address pharmacy prices

June 04, 2018

CPR’s senior project and research manager, Roz Murray, calls Jaime King, Associate Dean and Faculty Director of the UCSF/UC Hastings…

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