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10 Integration Models Reshaping Behavioral Health Delivery

The types of integration models affect service lines, revenue, margins, and sustainability for providers and the patients they serve. Here are the top 10 models of integration that are emerging in the U.S. health and human services field.

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Nearly 60% Of Health Systems Aim To Become ‘Payviders’ In 2022

Nearly 60% of health systems surveyed plan to become “payviders” in 2022. A “payvider” is an organization that both delivers …

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Understanding Integration, Identifying Top Models, & Knowing The Future Of Its Role In Health & Human Services

Integration is changing the competitive advantage for health and human service provider organizations—and with it, changing the parameters of financial …

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Behavioral Health HEDIS® Measures: An Annual Update From NCQA©

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) collects information on the performance of health care service delivery from health plans …

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2021 Trends In Behavioral Health: A Reference Guide On The US Behavioral Health Financing & Delivery System, 3rd Edition

The Third Edition of Trends in Behavioral Health: A Reference Guide On The US Behavioral Health Financing & Delivery System (The Guide) provides information and insights into the multi-layered United States behavioral health system.

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Value-Added Pharmacist-Run Programs In Hospitals

In this presentation, Melissa Mitchell, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP, BCGP addresses value-added pharmacist-run programs in hospitals including creating specific, measurable, attainable, …

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End of An Era: The Last Of The Standalone Behavioral Health Carve-Outs

Last week was the end of an era in health care financing. With the purchase of Magellan by Centene, there are …

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Medicare Launching ‘Value In Opioid Use Disorder Treatment’ Demonstration In April 2021

The Medicare Value in Opioid Use Disorder Treatment demonstration is slated to launch in April 2021. The Value in Treatment …

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93% Of Medicaid Health Plans Reported Using Value-Based Payment Or Alternative Payment Models In 2019

Approximately 93% of Medicaid health plans reported using value-based payment (VBP) or alternative payment models (APMs) in 2019, according to …

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Value-Based Reimbursement In The Next Normal

In our mapping of the post-pandemic market, one key issue is how health plans will reimburse provider organizations in the year ahead. …

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Future of Health Care Beyond 2020 Series: Interview With Jim Kenney, RPh, MBA

In this interview, Jim Kenney, RPh, PsychU’s Payer Section Advisor, discusses the future of health care beyond the COVID-19 pandemic …

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Why Value-Based Purchasing For Medications Matters

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) made big news once again. On June 17, CMS issued a proposed …

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Blue Cross Of North Carolina Launches Program To Pay Primary Care Practices To Switch To Value-Based Model

On June 24, 2020, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) launched Accelerate to Value, a …

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Measurement-Based Care In Psychiatry

In this presentation, Becky Wong, PharmD, MBA, provides an overview of measurement-based care, how measurement-based care may be used to …

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Value-Based Reimbursement: Are You Walking In Your Customer’s Shoes?

Despite the significant upset to the health and human service system caused by the pandemic crisis, the move to value-based …

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Fact Sheet: Measurement Based Care (MBC) In Mental Health

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New Service Lines, New Measures

As executive teams look to diversify, there is one challenge that comes with every new service—identifying and managing new performance …

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Collect The Data, Connect The Dots To Value

One key tool for executive teams planning for recovery after this crisis period is having the metrics to make the …

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Innovations In New Payment Models: A Look At State Examples Of Value-Based Payments

The health care economy continues to shift from the fee-for-service model that has been in existence for decades to value-based …

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Humana & National Quality Forum Say New Value-Based Payment Models Should Include Social Risks

As payers move toward population-based payment models, the National Qualify Forum (NQF) and Humana believe that the models should evaluate …

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25% Of Provider Organizations Have Revenue Tied To Value-Based Payments

As of September 2019, approximately 25% of provider organization revenue was via a value-based payment (VBP) arrangement; however the amount …

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Innovations In Mental Health Service Delivery & Implications For Providers

New technologies, changing reimbursements, and corporate consolidations are amongst the many drivers evolving the health care landscape.1 During this webinar …

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Proving Your Unique Value To Payers: Data Speaks Louder Than Words

“Show don’t tell” is one of the first lessons journalists learn and one that’s increasingly applicable to executives of health …

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