Payers

Commercial insurers, the employer and individual market, plus Medicare trends, Medicare Advantage, & Medicaid managed care

Joseph Burns
The United States spends more—close to double—on health care per capita than other rich countries. By many measures, we’re not getting a good return on those trillions of dollars.
Seeds of Innovation
Peter Wehrwein
Our inaugural innovation issue!
Seeds of Innovation
Frank Diamond
Use apps to keep patients connected to the health care system during transitions and in between visits.
Seeds of Innovation
Lola Butcher
Make home visits culturally sensitive to engage patients.
Seeds of Innovation
Timothy Kelley
Give away healthy breakfasts and dinners to people with diabetes and it will help them control their disease.
Seeds of Innovation
Joseph Burns
Develop a formulary that rules out wasteful medications.
Seeds of Innovation
Lola Butcher
Provide housing for people experiencing housing instability, some of whom are health care’s super utilizers. Their health will improve, and their utilization will go down.
Seeds of Innovation
Frank Diamond
Deal with people’s isolation and disconnection to head off physical health problems—and possibly health care costs.