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Political Checkpoint Webinar

November 14th, 2019

On November 6, Leavitt Partners held its biannual Political Checkpoint webinar hosted by Health Intelligence Partners (HIP) and the Leavitt Partners’ Federal Insights and Advocacy team. Governor Mike Leavitt and Vince Ventimiglia previewed Leavitt Partners’ 2020 presidential election scenarios and likely impact on health policy. The three most likely election scenarios: Status Quo: The White […]

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Health Intelligence Partners: Market Signals Briefing October Webinar

October 24th, 2019

On October 16, Leavitt Partners held a Market Signals Briefing webinar as part of a bimonthly series produced by Health Intelligence Partners (HIP). Designed to provide health care stakeholders with timely perspectives on current market events and to identify what matters, HIP Market Signals Briefings bring experts together to sift through the noise in the […]

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Taking Action on Social Determinants of Health

October 22nd, 2019

This white paper focuses on what employers and physicians are doing to address social determinants of health (SDOH) in their communities. The surveys were conducted with physicians, employers, and consumers. Although the impact of social determinants on health has received increased attention in recent years, few studies have investigated the extent to which these SDOH […]

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Health Intelligence Partners September Tabletop: Driving Value Forward with Patients and Physicians

October 10th, 2019

On September 19, Leavitt Partners Health Intelligence Partners (HIP) hosted a tabletop discussion in Washington D.C. on driving value forward with patients and physicians. Tabletop discussions bring together stakeholders with varying perspectives and allow participants to consider how current government and market events may impact their organization’s strategic goals. In September’s tabletop, participants addressed the […]

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CMS Report: ACOs Save Billions for Medicare

October 4th, 2019

MedPage Today published “CMS Report: ACOs Save Billions for Medicare,” highlighting insight from David Muhlestein, chief research officer at Leavitt Partners, regarding the CMS report released on September 30, 2019. View the article here.

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CMS saved $739 million last year from Medicare ACOs

October 2nd, 2019

Modern Healthcare published an article entitled “CMS saved $739 million last year from Medicare ACOs,” highlighting insight from David Muhlestein, chief research officer at Leavitt Partners, regarding the incentive for organizations to be in an advanced alternative payment model. View the article here.

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Integrating Social Care into the Delivery of Health Care: Moving Upstream to Improve the Nation’s Health

September 25th, 2019

The National Alliance to Impact the Social Determinants of Health (NASDOH), an alliance managed by Leavitt Partners and focused on assessing and addressing current regulatory frameworks, funding environments and opportunities, and practical challenges to implementing and sustaining social determinants of health efforts, was cited in a new consensus study report released by the National Academies […]

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MRHC CEO: Medicaid expansion could impact rural communities

September 3rd, 2019

McAlester News-Capital published an article entitled “MRHC CEO: Medicaid expansion could impact rural communities,” highlighting a 2013 Leavitt Partners study regarding Medicaid expansion in Oklahoma. View the article here.

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