Executive Briefing | August 22, 2019

Is Defined Contribution Coming to Healthcare?

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Will new trends drive defined contribution and a new consumer choice model? Just as the employer retirement market shifted from defined benefit to defined contribution (such as a 401k or 403b) nearly 25-years ago,  the employer group health insurance market…

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Executive Briefing | March 20, 2018

Value-Based Contracting: How to Think Like a Payer

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It is widely recognized that the rate of healthcare spending in the U.S. is unsustainable. In recent years, experts of all types, from academia to policy makers, agree that the traditional fee-for-service (FFS) approach is a major contributor to our…

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Infographic | September 7, 2017

INFOGRAPHIC: Results from Our Survey on Value-Based Payment Models

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HealthScape Advisors partnered with the Health Plan Alliance and several health plan clients to investigate drivers of success under value-based payment models. As part of this effort, HealthScape engaged 30+ health plans using both an online survey and executive interviews…

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Executive Briefing | September 7, 2017

Industry Perspectives on Value-Based Payment: Survey Results & Key Insights

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HealthScape Advisors recently partnered with the Health Plan Alliance and several of our health plan clients to survey plans about their experiences, approaches and performance under value-based payment models. In doing so, HealthScape surveyed over 30 health plans through a…

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Executive Briefing | December 6, 2016

Does MACRA Still Matter?

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By now you are undoubtedly familiar with the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). The resulting Quality Payment Program (QPP) and its two participation pathways – Advanced Alternative Payment Models (APMs) and Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)…

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Whitepaper | August 16, 2016

MACRAnomics: Patient-Level Economics and Strategic Implications for Providers

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MACRA offers provider organizations strategic opportunities to think differently about their business models and pursue sustainable growth and margin levels. With increased accountability stemming from MACRA and related APMs, patient economics has come at the forefront of long-term strategy development.…

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Whitepaper | January 27, 2016

It Takes Three to Tango: Structural Collaboration Between Carriers, Providers and Consumers

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The adoption of a comprehensive collaboration model between consumers, providers and carriers will bring opportunity to an industry in search of a sustainable solution. Key to the success of this collaboration is a model that incorporates both a consumer-oriented product…

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