July 23, 2015
New Action Brief: Patient-Reported Outcomes
C-P Alliance experts Jennifer Eames Huff and David Hopkins explore how PROs add value to health care, barriers to developing and using these tools, and what consumers and purchasers can do. Read the Action Brief here.
June 25, 2015
C-P Alliance's MACRA webinar featured an overview of the new physician payment law and a discussion of opportunities for consumers and purchasers to shape the implementation of the new quality and payment programs. The slides and event recoding are available on our Forums page.
June 16, 2015
C-P Alliance Offers Input on Federal Programs
Dozens of organizations have joined C-P Alliance in offering feedback and recommendations to CMS and ONC on the Meaningful Use programs and the inpatient hospital programs. Learn more about our comments on these federal programs here.
April 16, 2015
Read C-P Alliance Statement on New Physician Payment Law
C-P Alliance comments on the Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 here.
New C-P Alliance Analysis of ACOs Published
C-P Alliance Director Jennifer Eames Huff explores lessons learned from the early years of ACOs and the challenges to come. Will ACOs fulfull their promise? Read more in the latest issue of OUTLOOK magazine by the Institute for HealthCare Consumerism.
April 3, 2015
12 Consumer and Purchaser Organizations Comment on Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap
The Consumer-Purchaser Alliance submitted comments in response to ONC's draft Interoperability Roadmap, emphasizing our vision for interoperability as the key to care coordination across the continuum, and to the ability to measure outcomes over time and across settings.
C-P Alliance Leaders Promote Consumer and Purchaser Priorities in Public-Private Collaboration
Debra Ness and David Lansky, leaders from C-P Alliance partner organizations, have been selected for the Guiding Committee for the HHS-led Health Care Payment Learning & Action Network.
Missed the launch of the network? You can see Debra's comments on the multi-stakeholder panel and hear President Obama's comments here.
The Health Care Transformation Task Force Aims to Accelerate Trend Towards Value-Based Care
C-P Alliance co-chair organizations, Pacific Business Group on Health and National Partnership for Women & Families, to paritcipate in a 28-member task force aimed at moving from volume to value.
How the Health Law is Using Medicare to Improve Hospital Quality
The C-P Alliance continues to play an instumental role in improving hospital public reporting and quality.