In an effort to improve care quality and coordination, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island plans to arm primary care providers with the power of data.
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A lawsuit brought by the House of Representatives that challenges the financing of the Affordable Care Act's cost-sharing reductions could put 7 million Americans' subsidies in jeopardy and therefore risk destabilizing the entire ACA marketplace, according to a report from The Commonwealth Fund.
The homegrown data analytics department at Medical Center Health System (MCHS) in Odessa, Texas, aims to help clinicians drill down into data and answer the question of "why," according to an article at HealthData Management.
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Aetna has merged its health app-maker subsidiary, iTriage, with its cost transparency business, WellMatch, to form one group, according to MobiHealthNews.
Quality metrics are usually met with groans from physicians, but a Cigna executive tells Medical Economics that they play a vital role for commercial insurance companies that are trying to help doctors improve the care they provide patients.
Recently proposed changes to Medicare Advantage payment rules will result in an estimated 0.5 to 3.9 percent cut on average to MA payments in 2017, according to a new report.
A proposed framework focusing on development and application of electronic healthcare predictive analytic applications has been published this month in eGEMs (Generating Evidence & Methods to improve patient outcomes).
In an exclusive interview at HIMSS16, Carolinas HealthCare System CIO Craig Richardville spoke with FierceHealthIT about the importance of looking at patients through a panoramic lens.
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