NETWORK DESIGN

Hospital reception area - No Surprises Act

Are there surprises with the implementation of the No Surprises Act?

September 13, 2021

Andréa Caballero, MPA, wrote this blog. It’s been a little over 2 years since I last wrote about surprise medical…

Jason Richmond Mental Health

Jason Richmond on how C-Suite leaders should address employee mental health needs

August 31, 2021

Suzanne Delbanco speaks with Jason Richmond, Head of Consultant Relations at Ginger, a digital mental health care provider. Jason Richmond…

Lemon-ade

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

August 23, 2021

Back in October 2019, we published a blog post on the challenges of building a high-performance network (HPN).  We landed on the…

Michelle Zettergren on direct contracting, COEs, and employer compliance with new ERISA regulations

August 17, 2021

Suzanne Delbanco speaks with Michelle Zettergren, President of Labor and Public Sector markets and Chief Sales and Marketing Officer for…

Thi Montalvo Data Analytics Willis Towers Watson

Thi Montalvo on the challenges employers face in using their health benefits data

June 07, 2021

Suzanne Delbanco talks with Thi Montalvo, Health Analytics Practice Leader – Health and Benefits for Willis Towers Watson. In her…

CJ Stimson

CJ Stimson on Improving Maternity Care for Nashville’s Public Schools through Bundled Payment

May 17, 2021

Suzanne Delbanco catches up with CJ Stimson, MD, JD, the Senior Vice President of Value Transformation at Vanderbilt University Medical…

Tree with light shining through, Reference-based model

Reference-based pricing: 3 models that cut health care cost inflation at its roots

April 12, 2021

Reference-based models address the root cause of high health care costs: the prices. Studies of health care costs reaffirm the…

Linda Schwimmer New Jersey Quality Institute

Linda Schwimmer on the health of New Jersey’s small group insurance market

October 26, 2020

Andréa Caballero, MPA, speaks with Linda Schwimmer, JD, President and CEO of the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute (Quality…

Harvesting Data Insights from KFF 2020 Employer Benefits Survey

It’s harvest season: What are purchasers reaping from their network strategies?

October 12, 2020

Julianne McGarry, Director of Projects & Research, wrote this blog Harvest season for health benefits data kicked off last week…

Chris Cigarran Imagine Health

Chris Cigarran on why the status-quo is riskier than trying something new

August 11, 2020

Suzanne Delbanco connects with Chris Cigarran, CEO of Imagine Health, an alternative to traditional health insurance plans that uses partnerships…

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