Evolent News and Announcements
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Georgia Physicians for Accountable Care (GPAC) Chairman and Medical Director Dr. Shariar Sedghi provides commentary on the landscape of health care in Georgia, and his organization's vision for the future. He also explains why GPAC chose to partner with Evolent, and the impact the two organizations hope to have on health care delivery in the state of Georgia.
Accurate risk adjustment programs help hospitals and provider-sponsored health plans develop comprehensive and coordinated care plans, and they support a better view of a specific population's clinical profile and propensity to pay. Evolent risk adjustment experts Jason Miller and Maushumi Mavinkurve outlined six components to a successful risk adjustment program at Becker's Hospital Review 2nd Annual CIO/HIT + Revenue Cycle Conference.
Evolent has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the majority of Valence Health that is expected to close later this year. Together, the organizations will be able to offer comprehensive services and technology to health care providers in the transition to value-based care. The acquisition will positively impact more than 1.8 million lives across 23 long-term operating partners at closing, comprised of provider-sponsored health plans, accountable care organizations and full-risk entities.
In 2015, the Department of Health and Human Services announced new goals for value-based payments. HHS is urging private sector payers to match these goals, and has been driving regulation changes to incentive providers to take on more risk. Explore the difference among payment structures and the capability investments required for success.
In this Modern Healthcare Innovations feature, Evolent partner IU Health's Chief Administrative Officer Ryan Kitchell explains why his organization first started working with Evolent, and how it has paid off. CEO Frank Williams and Chief Technology Officer Chad Pomeroy also detail why the Evolent model is unique, and how it can make such a difference in the ultimate success of our partners.