PBGH Testimony on Claims-Based Databases to the NCVHS
KristyThornton provided testimony to the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics. Read the full testimony here .
California Quality Collaborative releases its annual Impact Report
Download the 2016 CQC Impact Report here.
Healthcare Informatics recognizes PBGH's care management initiative
Read the article, Why Provider Leaders Need to Understand the Significance of PBGH’s Recent Foray into Care Management, here.
Health Care Transformation Task Force White Paper released
Download the latest HCTTF white paper, Payment to Promote Sustainability of Care Management Models for High-Need, High-Cost Patients here
Medical Network and Payment Reform Strategies to Increase Health Care Value
Read our new paper, with AHPI, co-authored by Emma Hoo and David Lansky, PhD. Download the paper here .
United offers employees cheaper hip, knee replacements if they travel to Chicago's Rush
Read the article featuring PBGH's Employers Centers of Excellence travel surgery program here
Webinar: How can employers advance high value maternity care?
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On May 18th, representatives from the Purchaser Value Network will discuss a new employer action guide for reducing unnecessary C-sections
Consumer-Driven Care Seeks New Directions
Relying on consumers to "drive" down overall health care spending has veered off course. Read the SHRM article featuring David Lansky here
CMS delays new hospital quality ratings amid pressure from Congress and industry
The CMS postponed the release of new quality star ratings for U.S. hospitals one day before their scheduled reveal. Read Modern Healthcare's
Some Firms Save Money by Offering Employees Free Surgery
NPR spotlights and PBGH's ECEN program and Lowe's on All Things Considered
. Read and listen to the story here