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Measuring the Impact of Transparency

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January 19, 2018

In partnership with the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC), Altarum developed a new PROMETHEUS report to power a consumer-friendly transparency dashboard that displays cost and quality information at facilities where a significant number of Maryland residents receive care.

Price Transparency and Physician Quality Report Card 2017

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November 8, 2017

Most states fail to provide consumers with the information they need to make informed health care choices and even fewer provide data on the price and quality of care together, according to a report by independent nonprofit organizations Altarum and Catalyst for Payment Reform (CPR).

Debunking the Argument that the Bundled Payment for Care Improvement Program (BPCI) Contributed to Higher Procedure Volumes

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February 7, 2017

A recent study linked Medicare’s Bundled Payment for Care Improvement (BPCI) focusing on lower extremity joint replacements to lower costs of care.

Altarum Support Services, Impactful Solutions, and Technical Assistance for States (ASSISTAnce)

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December 30, 2016

Altarum Support Services, Impactful Solutions, and Technical Assistance for States (ASSISTAnce)

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The Business Case for Racial Equity: A Strategy for Growth

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The United States economy could be $8 trillion larger by 2050 if the country eliminated racial disparities in health, education, incarceration and employment, according to a national study released by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Altarum.

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