After five years, Together Health Network, an ambitious effort by three of the leading health systems in Michigan to contract with payers and employers and achieve shared savings for its hospitals and doctors, has closed down.
On the stump, Joe Biden is aggressively defending the Affordable Care Act. Besides confronting President Trump, Biden is also challenging some of his Democratic rivals who want to replace the current insurance system with a government-run model.
For healthcare leaders across the industry, caring for providers—ensuring they can get back to their core calling to care for patients—may be the most important work we do. And it starts by focusing on culture.
Societies looking to avoid future healthcare costs strive to give every child early exposure to parental and social stimulation. It’s why every country in the OECD offers paid family leave for new parents: except one.