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How PCP-Employee Engagement Lowers Costs and Keeps Employees Healthy

Patient-provider relationships take time to develop; but once they're established, they can greatly benefit employee health.…

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How Value-Based Care Promotes Preventive Care

As an employer, you have a choice: You can focus on sickness management, or you can focus on prevention. The…

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How Employers Can Address Poverty to Improve Health Outcomes

It's a striking statistic: According to the United States Census Bureau, nearly 40 million U.S. residents live in poverty.…

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3 Ways Value-Based Care Helps Improve Outcomes for Chronic Conditions

Statistically, it's likely that you have employees living with chronic conditions. In fact, 6 in 10 Americans has…

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3 Metrics Your Value-Based Care Provider Is Striving to Improve

Do. Or do not. There is no try. Yoda's advice may be a little black and white, but it gets to the heart of why value-based…

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What Are Bundled Payments?

With the average cost of health benefits topping $12,000 per employee per year, employers are looking for ways to bend the…

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Value-Based Care Tech, Part 1: Provider Infrastructure

The continued success of value-based care depends on providers having the tools they need to collect and analyze data. In…

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Breaking Down Bundled Payments: Cancer Treatment

You don't need us to tell you: Cancer costs keep rising. In 2017, more than $147 billion was spent on cancer care in the…

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A group of healthy, smiling employees at a table reaping the benefits of value-based care trends.

3 Ways Value-Based Care Is Evolving in 2019

You want your employees to be happy, healthy and productive. You just don't want to pay more than you need to in order to…

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An Introduction to High-Performance Networks

Efforts to improve the quality of care haven't always achieved the parallel goal of cutting costs. Players in the…

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Why Patient Centricity Matters in Health Care Today

Patient centricity is all about putting patients first — making them the "center" of the health care experience. In a…

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Insurance Plan Design: All Roads Lead Back to Value

How exactly is an insurance plan made? It depends, to a certain extent, on when it was designed. Some 15 or 20 years ago,…

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