Health Costs: New Payment Reform
Fall Forum 2010: Dec. 10, 2010
Running time: 01:18:20
Miriam Fordham, Kentucky Legislative Research staff
Denise Love, executive director, National Association of Health Data Organizations (NAHDO), Utah
Barbara Yondorf, CEO, Yondorf & Associates, Colorado - lead researcher, NCSL Cost Containment Project, Colorado
Both publicly funded programs and private insurance markets are talking a lot about Accountable Care Organizations and "all payer databases" as tools to contain health costs and improve quality. Receive an update on these strategies, with examples from states and NCSL resources.