Dive deep into the CMS’s AHEAD Model, exploring its foundations, potential benefits, and the challenges it faces as it aims to reshape the American healthcare landscape.
Social Determinants of Health
An exploration of the emerging intersection of home care and value-based payments, with a spotlight on the Expanded Home Health VBP Model and its impact on health outcomes and the industry.
Category: value-based payment models
Dive into how states can utilize managed care to address health-related social needs and social determinants of health, promoting health equity and community well-being.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and CMS recently announced guidance for state Medicaid programs ILOS to boost the quality of Medicaid social determinants of health initiatives.
Despite New Programs, Major Payers Still Spending Less Than 1% on Income on Social Determinants of Health
A study from the Journal of General Internal Medicine found that the six payers with the largest market shares may have spent on average 0.67% of their income in 2021 on social determinants of health.
Governor Tom Wolf announced that Pennsylvania is proposing a new profit-sharing agreement
with its Medical Assistance physical health (PH) managed care organizations (MCOs).
According to an Urban Institute issue brief, the uninsured population may increase by more than 3 million if premium tax credits under the American Rescue Plan are not extended.
In this blog, we will look at some of the recent partnerships that have sprung up in the healthcare world and how these partnerships are helping to improve health outcomes.
North Carolina is providing $650 million in funding for the launch of a new Medicaid pilot program, Healthy Opportunities, which will reimburse social service provider organizations for interventions that address social determinants of health.
Social determinants of health impact health outcomes. In this blog, we will take a deeper look at how federal funds are being used to encourage incorporation of social determinants of health into care plans.