NCIOM Annual Meeting Focused on Challenges and Benefits of Teamwork
By Kaitlin Phillips
“The vast majority of health improvement does not occur in office visits or hospitalizations,” Patrick Conway, president and CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, said from…
August 29, 2018
What are Prepaid Health Plans?
By Berkeley Yorkery Medicaid Prepaid Health Plans (PHPs) are coming to North Carolina as soon as November of 2019. Under Medicaid transformation, the North Carolina Department of Health and…
August 17, 2018
A Growing Crisis
By Adam Zolotor
By Adam Zolotor, MD, DrPH The headline in the New York Times on August 15 should alarm us all. A record was set of 72,000 overall drug overdose deaths…
August 14, 2018
What Does an Accountable Care Community Look Like?
By Brieanne Lyda-McDonald
By Brieanne Lyda-McDonald With the growing understanding of the important role social determinants of health (SDOH) play in health outcomes, health systems and community stakeholders around the country are…