They’re in the early stages of integrating regional clinical programs that expand treatment options for patients and facilitate effective population health management.
But demise of Proposition 61 in California may not be the last word on efforts to rein in drug spending.
Payers and providers can both succeed in a value-based world if they commit to a new kind of partnership.
One way to make that happen is by making automated messages from provider to patient part of chronic disease management.
An Icelandic company has figured out how to render cod fish skin into a material that can help people recover from surgical and other types of wounds.