State Medicaid programs are successful in deploying programs to address the social determinants of health, but are facing concerns about sustainable funding & community health partnership, as per the new research published in Health Affairs.
The study reveals that of the value-based care solutions initiatives implemented, half of them are multipayer in scope. While only four states have had little or no value-based payment activity.
Walgreens launched a unique program in the U.S. designed to help oncology patients and survivors undergoing physical changes associated with cancer.
The cost of hiring and training new physicians is a major drain on hospitals, especially those with high turnover.
National health spending is projected to reach $6 trillion by 2027 and will grow 5.5 percent on average annually, according to federal estimates published in Health Affairs.