WCRI – will value based care come to workers’ comp?

Value-based care is growing rapidly in the real world outside workers’ comp.  An excellent session asked if VBC will come to work comp. Work comp care management today is really fee and utilization management using discounted networks and external vendors. … Continue reading WCRI – will value based care come to workers’ comp?

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Health care delivery varies a LOT – and there’s your opportunity

So, medicine is a science right? If it is, then the delivery of care should be consistent across the country for patients with identical conditions, right. Absolutely not. That’s the quick takeaway from a terrific panel this morning at WCRI; … Continue reading Health care delivery varies a LOT – and there’s your opportunity

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Medical care variation among states – what’s the status and do guidelines help?

It has long been known that medical care delivery can vary dramatically from state to state, and even within a state.  Jack Wennberg and his colleagues at Dartmouth have reported deep and long on the issue, with the initial revelation … Continue reading Medical care variation among states – what’s the status and do guidelines help?

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