Category: Healthcare Reform

Risk-Bearing Contracts Are Pushing Health Systems Into Adjacent Areas of Business– With New Back Office Needs

An recent interesting HBR blog discusses what I think is an important lesson for health systems migrating to risk-bearing insurance contracts.

Failing at Health Reform: The Critical Importance of Both Motivation and Execution

Around the country, for every health system that is successfully navigating the early years of value-based healthcare, there are several others that are failing– even though many don’t yet realize it.   These failing organizations can’t or won’t restructure themselves to deliver effective, efficient and affordable care. I’ve come to the conclusion, after observing struggling systems, that ...