QualityPath® will expand to include most outpatient computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) tests on Jan. 1, 2017. We asked Amy Moyer, manager of value measurement, to explain how quality standards will create a measureable difference for employees and family members who need these tests, as well as employers who pay for CTs and MRIs as part of their self-funded health benefit plan.
Want to make a difference in the cost and quality of health benefits for businesses? Jennifer Pagels has an opportunity for you.
The current political landscape favors the movement toward more transparency in health care, according to Leah Binder, CEO of the Leapfrog Group. “Everyone wants to know how we can open up the health care world,” Binder told the audience at The Alliance Annual Seminar on “Aiming for Impact” held May 12 at Monona Terrace, Madison, Wis.
Dr. Fred Bloom, president of the Guthrie Medical Group and a family medicine physician, shared the potential “tremendous” gains from a “Practical Approach to Coordinating Care” perspective at The Alliance Annual Seminar on Aiming for Impact on May 12 at Monona Terrace.
A Saturday afternoon telephone call from a frantic relative recently reminded me that some employers are still struggling to complete the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) forms required for Affordable Care Act (ACA) reporting.