Five ways tech can help close healthcare gaps It’s no surprise that gaps in the screening, monitoring, and management of chronic diseases abound, even in managed care settings. Here’s how technology can help. Insulin treatment persistence varies among payers March 25, 2017 By Tracey Walker A study from Walgreens provides a benchmark of basal insulin treatment persistence across different payers in the United States. Five things to know about Trump’s FDA lead pick Gottlieb March 24, 2017 By Karen Appold On March 10, the White House announced that President Donald Trump selected Scott Gottlieb, MD, who has worked for FDA in the past, as his choice to head the FDA. Here are five things managed healthcare executives should know about the pick. How to target high-risk populations with behavioral health March 23, 2017 By Ron Geraty MD Here are four of the top benefits of incorporating behavioral health management into care management plans for members with chronic conditions. Start MACRA reporting with a HIPAA risk assessment, or don’t start at all March 23, 2017 By Art Gross Here are five key security risk assessment elements to identify and remediate. Opinion: More industry-stakeholders play blame game for high drug costs March 23, 2017 By Devon Herrick PhD Our policy analyst weighs in on a new drug industry PR campaign that attempts to shift the blame for high drug costs. Senior housing, healthcare partnership leads to savings, lower readmissions March 22, 2017 By Diane Burfeindt Partnership between senior living provider and healthcare system improves population health. Inaccurate provider directories create barriers to care Here are four ways that health plans can improve their internal processes for collecting provider data. Five pharmacy regulations health execs must keep on their radars in 2017 March 19, 2017 By Kenneth Maxik Here are five critical regulations that executives can begin to prepare for today. What more transparency at the FDA means for health executives March 19, 2017 By Tracey Walker Researchers create a set of recommendations for transparency at the agency in five principal areas.