Three issues to watch at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 2017 January 03, 2017 By Marc O'Connor This year’s J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference will address some of the biggest managed care trends, including next-gen at-risk contracts and access to therapy as cancer trends towards a chronic condition. Post-election top policy changes to watch in 2017 January 02, 2017 By Karen Appold While every new year brings change, with Donald Trump elected to become the next president, managed healthcare executives will see more changes than usual in 2017. Healthcare executive compensation changes to watch December 31, 2016 By Rachael Zimlich RN Managed care organizations may be the next target of value-based reimbursements, with bonus payments tied to the health of their company—and its members. How data analytics combats the opioid epidemic Deaths due to opioid abuse have risen sharply—and show no signs of leveling off. Here’s how data analytics can prevent abuse and diversion. How hospitals are doing with the CJR program: CMS releases key data December 24, 2016 By Kelly Price While the second feed may not change providers’ actions in terms of the strategy they’re implementing for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement program, the findings should change their expectations. Top 10 takeaways from managed healthcare State of Industry Survey December 23, 2016 By Aubrey Westgate Find out how healthcare executives feel about the industry moving into 2017. Two ways to prevent treatment overutilization December 22, 2016 By Joe Guerriero Explore how using support tools can prevent treatment overutilization. Mental health: The secret sauce to healthcare reform December 20, 2016 By Tracey Walker Mental health advocate Patrick J. Kennedy talks to Managed Healthcare Executive about reform, mental health equity, and how payers can help integrate care in mental health. Nine ways Trump will change healthcare December 20, 2016 By Tracey Walker A Trump administration is expected to have far-reaching impacts on healthcare. Here are nine changes to keep on your radar. Ten ways Medicare Advantage plans improve risk adjustment success December 19, 2016 By Sean Creighton Medicare plans must understand the impact of CMS rule change to be prepared for risk adjustment in 2017. Here are 10 tips to better manage the risk adjustment process.