The Payment Reform for Population Health initiative focuses on developing a better understanding of the landscape of current efforts and successes related to payment reform activities that support community-wide (i.e., geopolitically-based) population health improvement.
Government Spending In Health And Nonhealth Sectors Associated With Improvement In County Health Rankings
A growing body of research highlights the role other factors outside the health system play in our health. This article, from the November 2016 Culture of Health Health Affairs issue, finds a meaningful positive relationship between an increase in rank among the County Health Rankings and public spending for a number of social services.
This report reviews strategies that aim to improve value in health care by helping consumers and purchasers differentiate between high- and low-value services and by making consumers more cost-conscious shoppers for services and insurance coverage.