Funding sources, financing strategies, and payment models can all influence a health system’s consideration to invest in or fund non-clinical population health.
AcademyHealth and the Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition announce a partnership to improve vaccination rates of low-income children and pregnant women.
Individuals in Medicaid expansion states experienced positive results across multiple dimensions of personal finance including a reduced likelihood of new medical collections, decreased risk of medical out-of-pocket expenditures, and fewer ultimately unpaid medical bills.
The September 2017 issue of Health Affairs examines different aspects of health care markets including market concentration, competition, and provider networks.
Webinar: Helping Older Dual Eligibles Meet Their Basic Needs - Increasing Access to SNAP and Public Benefit Programs to Reduce Healthcare Cost
During this webinar, panelists provide an overview of new research on the effect of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) enrollment on health care utilization for senior dual eligibles in the state of Maryland and found that participation in SNAP reduces health care costs for low-income older adults.
Studies presented at the Annual Research Meeting examine Medicaid innovations in Arkansas and Michigan.
Studies presented at this year's Annual Research Meeting examine progress and remaining gaps from coverage to physician selection.
The May 2017 issue of Health Affairs examines several of the expected consequences of the Affordable Care Act.
The April issue of Health Affairs, a variety issue, contains studies on issues from health coverage for pregnant immigrant women to seat-belt use in the United States.