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Leavitt Partners Welcomes Mark Hendrickson to the Firm

July 17th, 2019

Salt Lake City, July 17, 2019 –Today, Leavitt Partners welcomes Mark Hendrickson as a Senior Director based in our Washington, D.C. office. Mark comes to Leavitt Partners with more than 20 years of experience in health care policy and government affairs roles in Washington, D.C. advocacy. Mark most recently served as Senior Director of Sciences […]

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Specialists Help Drive Skilled Nursing Usage Cuts in ACOs

July 16th, 2019

Skilled Nursing News posted “Specialists Help Drive Skilled Nursing Usage Cuts in ACOs”, highlighting research from Leavitt Partners regarding ACOs shifting money away from skilled nursing. View the article here.

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IPRO Honors Healthcare Champions From Across New York State

June 21st, 2019

A Yahoo Finance article entitled “IPRO Honors Healthcare Champions From Across New York State,” highlights Leavitt Partners CEO Andrew Croshaw’s keynote speech regarding social determinants of health at the IPRO Annual Meeting. View the article here. 

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Shared Principles for Measuring Social Determinants of Health Interventions

June 20th, 2019

Washington, D.C., June 20, 2019—Today, the National Alliance to Impact the Social Determinants of Health (NASDOH) released a white paper entitled “Shared Principles for Measuring Social Determinants of Health Interventions.” This white paper outlines framing principles to guide social determinants of health (SDOH) measurement development that, if adopted, can help organizations and sectors work collaboratively to […]

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3 Strategies to Help Accountable Care Organizations Boost Savings

June 11th, 2019

Revcycle Intelligence posted “3 Strategies to Help Accountable Care Organizations Boost Savings,” highlighting research from Leavitt Partners and the Duke-Margolis Center regarding ACO case studies.  View the article here.

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Remarkable Growth of Pharmaceutical Distribution Network to Upsurge the Position of Global Biopharmaceutical Third Party Logistics

June 7th, 2019

Digital Journal posted “Remarkable Growth of Pharmaceutical Distribution Network to Upsurge the Position of Global Biopharmaceutical Third Party Logistics,” highlighting the Pharmaceutical Distribution Security Alliance (PDSA) and its proposed system for Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) governance.  View the article here.

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Texas Launches Statewide ACO

June 5th, 2019

Becker’s Healthcare posted “Texas Launches Statewide ACO,” highlighting key findings from a Leavitt Partners report, in partnership with the Accountable Care Learning Collaborative, which tracked the growth and spread of ACOs. The report covered topics related to contracting, patient populations, geographic dispersion, and policy implications of ACOs. View the article here.

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Accountable Care Organizations Lower Costs Compared to HMOs, PPOs

June 5th, 2019

Revcycle Intelligence posted “Accountable Care Organizations Lower Costs Compared to HMOs, PPOs,” highlighting key findings from the The Medicaid ACO Landscape white paper, which used data from Torch Insight™ to better understand the current characteristics of Medicaid ACOs. The white paper covered topics related to contracting, geographic dispersion, and successes of Medicaid ACOs at the […]

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