Author | Peter Wehrwein

Articles

Value in Health Act Would Tackle Alternative Payment Model Overlap

August 15, 2020

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In this part two of two series, Senior Editor Peter Wehrwein and Associate Editor Briana Contreras chat with Keely Macmillan, senior vice president of policy and solutions management at Archway Health. The trio discusses the Value in Health Care Act of 2020, which would make some important changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Programs ACOs, the largest CMS ACO program.

COVID-19 Makes Alternative Payment Models More Appealing

August 14, 2020

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In this part one of two series, Senior Editor Peter Wehrwein and Associate Editor Briana Contreras chat with Keely Macmillan, senior vice president of policy and solutions management at Archway Health. The trio discusses the Value in Health Care Act of 2020, which would make some important changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Programs ACOs, the largest CMS ACO program.

NYC Mortality From 1918 Flu Pandemic, COVID-19 'Comparable,' Say Researchers

August 13, 2020

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Excess deaths associated with the two pandemics are in the same ballpark during New York City peaks.

As a Presidential Candidate, Kamala Harris Had Difficulty Navigating Healthcare Issues

August 12, 2020

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Harris ended up proposing a moderate Medicare for all plan modeled on the Medicare Advantage choice that seniors now have.