Center for Improving Value in Health Care
Mar 2, 2017 | 2 comments | Posted by Global Administrator
Colorado All Payer Claims Database, Plaintalk Blog, CO APCD
So, we’ve explained what an All Payer Claims Database is and all the exciting things that it can do; but, why on earth would Colorado what such a thing? How did the CO APCD come to be and what, exactly, is Colorado supposed to do with it?
Feb 28, 2017 | 1 comments | Posted by Global Administrator
Cost Transparency, Health Reform, Payment Reform, Controlling Costs
Why assuming we’re rational about health care may be a dangerous assumption
I am reading a wonderful book called The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis, about the development of behavioral economics by two of its pioneers, Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky. One point of their work over five decades is that while we think we make decisions rationally and objectively, in actuality, our thinking and valuation of things are fluid, and uses different criteria with different weights at different times.
Feb 27, 2017 | 0 comments | Posted by Global Administrator
Integrated Care, CMMI, Navigator, Change Agents
On February 24th, CIVHC's CMO, Jay Want, sat down with Southeast Health Group's Integrated Care Director, Jackie Brown, to discuss their TIPPING Point program that integrates mental and physical health through health navigators. Listen to the recording of the Change Agent Chat and read a summary of the conversation.
Feb 22, 2017 | 6 comments | Posted by Global Administrator
Controlling Costs, Payment Reform, ACA
Why you can’t fool all of the people all of the time.
I think for most people, including me at times, the effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is an exercise in taking something they didn’t understand well but have feelings about, and replacing it with something else they don’t understand well and will have feelings about. I could comment on the state of our legislative process surrounding this case, but that’s for another day and another blog.
Instead, if you can stand it, I’m going to use this column to try to explain the difficulty in reshaping the insurance pools in the ACA.
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 comments | Posted by Global Administrator
CIVHC Partners, Collective Impact, Colorado All Payer Claims Database, Triple Aim, Transparency, All Payer Claims Database
Change Agent Profile Series (formerly CIVHC's Spotlight on Innovation) - Southeast Health Group's Tipping Point Integrated Care Pilot
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