Today, there is increasing recognition of the need to address social and behavioral determinants of health to improve outcomes. Yet for members with chronic conditions, a behavioral health approach
Source: How to target high-risk populations with behavioral health | Managed Healthcare Executive
Healthcare in the United States is no longer focused primarily on care provided at the point-of-service. It now requires a broader perspective, such as a focus on health promotion, population healt
Source: The future of United States healthcare | Managed Healthcare Executive
This Week in Managed Care: March 24, 2017
Source: This Week in Managed Care: March 24, 2017
It can be quite a shock to start learning to connect with people without the social lubricant of alcohol. But it’s totally worth the effort.
Source: Biet Simkin & Olessa Pindak Talk Sober Socializing – mindbodygreen
Here are the problems with the House plan to repeal and replace Obamacare.
Source: The Failures of the American Health Care Act – Reason.com
When you spend your own money on yourself, you try to maximize quality while minimizing cost. When you’re spending other people’s money on other people, you aren’t concerned with either quality or cost.
Source: Why Single-Payer Health Care Delivers Poor Quality at High Cost | Foundation for Economic Education
“We think we should be offering more assistance than the bill currently does,” Ryan tells Fox News Sunday
Source: US Republicans working on Medicaid, tax credit changes, Paul Ryan says
Limiting the length of opioid prescriptions isn’t inhumane. It could save lives.
Source: The risk of a single 5-day opioid prescription, in one chart – Vox
No one should need to opt out of health care to stay above water
Source: What Republicans Don’t Understand About Health Care – MTV
The current system is incomprehensible and expensive — not the service to God and to the common good that it should be.
Source: How Has Our Health Care System Become Such a Mess? | ncregister.com