January 15, 2020
Research appearing in the annual health IT issue of The American Journal of Managed Care® highlights the value of machine learning to predict who will use healthcare and how electronic health records cannot solve all problems.
National Kidney Foundation: New Study Suggests Intervention for Kidney Disease Can Reduce Hospitalizations and Costs
November 13, 2019
National Kidney Foundation and CareFirst partnered for the first time on landmark study
Multiple Perspectives on Nation's Insulin Crisis Reported in Special Issue of Evidence-Based Diabetes Management™
October 10, 2019
Young adults, JDRF’s CEO, researchers discuss long-term impact of the current insulin affordability crisis in Perspectives on Insulin Pricing, a special issue of Evidence-Based Diabetes Management.™
Payer Coverage of Orphan Drugs Often Varies, According to Research Published in The American Journal of Managed Care®
October 08, 2019
Rising number, cost of drugs for rare disease therapies create new pressure on health plans, researchers report in the October issue of The American Journal of Managed Care®.
Early Lessons for States Trying to Achieve a Culture of Health Detailed in September Issue of The American Journal of Accountable Care®
September 24, 2019
Writing in the current issue of The American Journal of Accountable Care®, researchers from The Pennsylvania State University share exploratory findings from Oregon and Pennsylvania regarding their efforts to improve the overall health and well-being of state residents.
September Issue of The American Journal of Managed Care® Highlights Federal Healthcare Reform Efforts
September 17, 2019
Health policy experts writing in the current issue of The American Journal of Managed Care® illustrate efforts that are being tested or considered to improve care for elderly patients, veterans and others, as well as physician-led initiatives to improve stakeholder buy-in for value-based care.
The American Journal of Managed Care® Adds Montefiore Health System to Its Strategic Alliance Partnership Program
August 28, 2019
Montefiore Health System will also be working with NeurologyLive™
RAND Corporation: California rules to limit surprise medical bills are working, but influence insurer-provider bargaining
August 13, 2019
A California law that limits the size of bills from out-of-network physicians for care delivered in hospitals appears to be protecting patients’ financial liability, but has shifted bargaining leverage in favor of insurance plans and had potential unintended consequences such as encouraging more consolidation among physician practice groups, according to a new RAND Corporation study published in The American Journal of Managed Care®.
July 17, 2019
Capping patient assistance for specialty prescription drugs may lead to lower medication adherence, according to findings published in The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®). In an accompanying editorial, AJMC®’s co-editor-in-chief calls for a “truce” between drug makers and payers so that cost does not prevent patients from accessing high-value therapies.
SafelyYou: New research reveals SafelyYou's AI-enabled fall detection reduces need for emergency service care in dementia care facilities
July 17, 2019
Real-time fall detection using SafelyYou’s artificial intelligence-enabled video recording reduced the need for emergency services by a staggering 80% in dementia care facilities, according to research results published in The American Journal of Managed Care®.