The healthcare system is transitioning to value-based care. We can help you navigate the alphabet soup: APM, ACO, MSSP, EPM, MACRA, OCM, OBC. Count on us to guide you through the transition.
Additional Medicare payment options available for new, high-cost technologies used in the inpatient setting.
Avalere will serve as the RWJF Health Systems Transformation Research Coordinating Center to meet patients’ interrelated clinical and social needs.
Announced in late April, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Primary Care First initiative marks a critical step forward in the long and complex journey toward a fundamentally transformed healthcare system.
Avalere experts published a supplement in the June 2019 American Journal of Managed Care entitled “Ensuring Appropriate Access to Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Therapy.”
Dr. Roy Beveridge and Mike Schneider Join the Firm
In January 2018, Avalere Health partnered with the Society of Cardiovascular and Angiography Interventions to launch the development of the Heart Valve Initiative.
Paper details recent developments in leading value frameworks, including Avalere’s Focus on Patient Orientation in Value Assessment.
A new Avalere analysis finds that oncology practices participating in the Oncology Care Model (OCM) treated patients with 2–3% higher Medicare costs per episode, on average, than OCM prediction model estimates during the first two performance periods.
Matt Kazan and Amy Schroeder bring unique understandings of how policy and clinical data drive healthcare markets.
Pressure to lower costs will increase for OCM providers as CMS pushes to 2-sided risk.
Ahead of the American Society of Clinical Oncology's annual meeting, Avalere experts discussed the latest trends in policy, reimbursement, and market access reshaping oncology care.
A supplement to Annals was just published that includes research on how to help physicians talk with their patients about costs of care, including a commentary co-authored with Avalere.
Recent developments in the specialty pharmaceutical marketplace merit distinct attention from manufacturers.
CMS announced the new CMS Primary Cares Initiative, comprising 5 new payment models under 2 programs, which will test the impact of providing considerable financial incentives and flexibility to primary care practices and organizations in exchange for significant provider risk.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is currently reviewing a new payment rule, which could impact coverage of innovative procedures like transcatheter aortic valve replacement for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis.
Avalere experts hosted a lively discussion on current trends in digital health and the key steps necessary for stakeholders across the industry to successfully implement digital health initiatives.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is embracing digital health and virtual care in many ways.
Today continues a steady diet of healthcare cost hearings with committees on both sides of Capitol Hill digging into the issue.
Tune in to hear the last episode in our 4-part series that provides clinicians with recommendations for how to overcome common barriers when implementing cost-of-care (CoC) conversations. Peter Ubel will talk with Avalere’s Katherine Steinberg on actionable tips that primary care clinicians can use to help address potential barriers and challenges related to implementing CoC conversations in the clinical setting. Support for this podcast was provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the New York State Health Foundation (NYSHealth). The views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views of the foundations.