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Delivering bold performance in an ever-changing healthcare landscape

The odds are stacked against healthcare organizations as they pursue sustained growth and differentiated performance. Six strategies can help them achieve successful transformations at scale.

How technology and payment trends are impeding revenue excellence

How technology and payment trends are impeding revenue excellence

Recent trends are affecting providers’ revenue cycles and altering how providers should manage those cycles. Basic RCM is no longer enough.


Individual market enrollment dropped 10-12% year-over-year as of the end of first quarter 2017

Enrollment in the individual market decreased by about 2 million members between Q1 2016 and Q1 2017. However, membership changes differed considerably between the on-exchange and off-exchange markets, and between carrier types.


2016 individual market losses are in the high single digits—a slight improvement from 2015

A new McKinsey analysis suggests that overall carrier losses in the individual market were probably smaller in 2016 than in 2015 (7% to 9% of premiums, versus 10.1% of premiums).


Against the odds: How payors can succeed under persistent uncertainty

The US health insurance industry continues to be defined by uncertainty. The 25 articles in this compendium can help health insurers navigate the changes ahead.


Hospital networks: Perspective from four years of the individual market exchanges

An analysis of the individual market health plans being offered across the U.S.reveals that the trends toward narrowed hospital networks and managed care continue.