Industry Analysis

Managed Care State of the Industry 2019

December 10, 2019

Managed Healthcare Executive ® polled executives from across the industry to get a glimpse into the biggest challenges and opportunities healthcare executives face, along with valuable insights into how some of the top leaders plan to tackle the shifting tide of healthcare in 2020 and beyond.

The Impact of Primary Care Appointment Times on Opioid Prescribing

October 15, 2019

A new study reveals that when physicians are under time constraints it can greatly impact their treatment decisions.  

Open Medicare Data Helps Uncover Potential Hidden Costs of Healthcare

October 08, 2019

Findings raise the possibility that medical providers may be unduly influenced by payments from the healthcare industry.

A New Approach to Health Plan-Provider Collaboration

September 17, 2019

CareAllies, Arcadia partner to educate healthcare leaders on how health plans can provide actionable insights at the point of care.

7 Ways Healthcare Has Changed for Health Execs in the Last 25 Years

September 16, 2019

The technologies and consumer demands that have shaped the past-and will continue to shape the future.

Younger Americans Use ERs as Their Primary Care Provider

September 13, 2019

They would change this behavior if they had faster access to in-network, lower-cost ambulatory care, a new study says.

NIH Funding Stagnates for Certain Populations

September 12, 2019

Study finds disparity in clinical research funding for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.

Health Insurers Collaborate to Keep Care Local

September 10, 2019

L.A. Care Health Plan and Blue Shield of California Promise Health Plan will jointly operate 14 community resource centers across Los Angeles County.

Finding-and Keeping-Good Employees

September 07, 2019

With a rapidly-growing employment environment, how can healthcare orgs best recruit and retain the right employees?

Blue Cross NC Invests in Addiction Treatment Provider

September 06, 2019

Up to 15 clinics are set to open nationwide in the next year.