State-by-State VBR Initiatives “At A Glance”

State-by-State VBR Initiatives “At A Glance”

  • November 13, 2017

You might have seen the news release this morning announcing the latest Change Healthcare research study, which details value-based reimbursement initiatives for all 50 states, plus Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. In addition to the full report, there is an accompanying infographic that provides at-a-glance access to the full scope of all the programs in place in every state. See the infographic

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Payers: Participate In The 8th Annual Industry Pulse Study

Payers: Participate in the 8th Annual Industry Pulse Study

  • October 17, 2017

The 8th Annual Industry Pulse Survey is now open! Payers: This is your chance to share your views on the state of the industry in this annual research, which identifies the hottest issues and trends in healthcare from health plans' perspectives. The HealthCare Executive Group (HCEG) and Change Healthcare collaborate to develop the survey, analyze the research, and share the results with the industry. But we can't do it without you. Your insights fuel the Industry Pulse study results. By participating, you'll be among the first to receive the study results, hot off the presses, when published in January. You'll also…

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New Study Reveals Impact Of Claim Denials On Providers

New Study Reveals Impact of Claim Denials on Providers

  • June 26, 2017

Medical claim denials--they erode providers’ bottom lines, impede timely reimbursement, and sap time and money to appeal. But how much hospital revenue is put at risk by denials annually? How much does it really cost to re-work a claim? What are provider organizations spending on appeals? How do denial rates compared across the country? These are some of the questions that Change Healthcare analytics experts looked to answer. And using our revenue cycle analytics tools—the same tools we provide to customers—we revealed the state of denials nationally. The answers, available in a new e-book, may surprise you. Download the e-book

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Change Healthcare Analysis: $262 Billion In Healthcare Claims Initially Denied In 2016

Change Healthcare Analysis: $262 Billion in Healthcare Claims Initially Denied in 2016

  • June 26, 2017

A new study by Change Healthcare shows that of $3 trillion in medical claims submitted last year, $262 billion worth were initially denied. And while an average of 63% of those claims were recoverable, appeals-related administrative costs totaled $8.6 billion. The good news is that providers can now see where they might be falling short by studying the Healthy Hospital Revenue Cycle Index, and take the steps needed to cut their losses. Read the news release

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Journey To Value: The State Of Value-Based Reimbursement

Journey to Value: The State of Value-Based Reimbursement

  • June 13, 2016

There's no turning back from value-based care and value-based reimbursement. Payers are 58% along the continuum to VBR, up from 48% in 2014. And Providers are now 50% down the road to value. That's according to a national study of 465 payers and hospitals conducted by ORC International and commissioned by Change Healthcare. Yet despite tremendous growth in capitation/global payments, pay for performance, and episode of care/bundled payments, many payers and providers still face obstacles in the transition to value-based care. See where healthcare stands in its journey to value and what it means for the industry in Journey to Value: The…

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