Leavitt Partners Blog

Digital Health Private Investment Q2 2022
July 18, 2022

In April 2022, we published a blog post exploring Q1 digital health funding within the US using a framework introduced by Leavitt Partners in a recently published whitepaper. Applying the same methods, we tracked funding across the digital health landscape In Q2. Q2 saw 144 deals in digital health for a total investment of $4.6 billion and an average deal […]

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Rural Healthcare Transformation
July 14, 2022

Though rural providers experience unique challenges when serving their communities, rural healthcare is not stuck in the past. Innovative tools, partnerships, and resources are critical for building trust and supporting a rural population.Our experts and guest speakers discussed their experiences leading healthcare systems in rural communities, addressing: Why collaboration is key How transformation in rural […]

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Behavioral Health: Future Value Based Models (Behavioral Health Series – Part 3)
May 18, 2022

Care delivery models for behavioral health are outdated, and current payment models are a bottleneck for innovation and reform. Technology is playing a bigger role as demand grows, but it’s not a magical solution to all of our problems. On this webinar, Andrew Croshaw will talk with HMA’s Gina Lasky and Katie DiPerna Cook from […]

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Improving Our Behavioral Health System: State Innovations (Behavioral Health Series – Part 2)
April 21, 2022

(Part 2 of 3 of the LinkedIn Live Behavioral Health Series) States’ behavioral health systems are often fragmented with outdated models that impact both patient outcomes and workforce burnout. This webinar will showcase how states are responding to these challenges to drive clinical transformation, featuring work being done by HMA’s Dr. Gina Lasky along with Dr. Morgan Medlock, […]

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Tracking Q1 Digital Health Private Investing In 2022 Using A New Taxonomy
April 20, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic significantly accelerated the demand for digital healthcare alternatives. As a result, private investors are looking for promising digital health startups or companies to financially back. One common problem investors will undoubtedly encounter when assessing opportunities in digital health is that stakeholders are often not speaking the same language. In February 2022, Leavitt Partners […]

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Behavioral Health Workforce Challenges (Behavioral Health Series – Part 1)
April 13, 2022

Topic: Linked In Live – Behavioral Health Workforce Challenges On April 7, Gina Lasky with Health Management Associates and Brie Reimann with the National Council for Mental Wellbeing discussed important work going on to support states in addressing workforce shortages. Holly Salazar with The College for Behavioral Health Leadership discussed their Equity-Grounded Leadership Fellow Program and […]

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The ACO REACH Model – Opportunities to Advance Value (Webinar Replay)
March 7, 2022

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Innovation Center is rebranding its Global and Professional Direct Contracting model (GPDC) as the Accountable Care Organization Realizing Equity, Access, and Community Health model (ACO REACH), effective January 1, 2023. The ACO REACH program aims to improve the quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries, with an enhanced focus […]

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Navigating the Digital Health Landscape
February 25, 2022

Digital health has experienced a rapid transformation in the last two years since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, dramatically shifting how care is delivered to patients. To better understand the rapid changes occurring in the industry and capitalize on future market movements, Leavitt Partners has created a digital health taxonomy and standardized definitions, along […]

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