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Trump to issue executive order to increase transparency in health-care prices

President Donald Trump speaks to the media prior to departing on Marine One from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images President Donald Trump will issue Monday an executive order designed to pressure insurers, doctors and other health-care providers to disclose more information about their… Read More »

Stakeholders say data sharing is critical to lowering healthcare costs

If the United States is going to rein in the high costs of healthcare, the industry must do a better job of sharing data with patients and among other stakeholders. That’s the contention of Sean Cavanaugh, chief administrative officer for tech start-up Aledade, who previously served as the director of the Center for Medicare and… Read More »

Digital innovation moving slowly in healthcare, study shows

A new study of healthcare innovation shows progress toward new approaches to care delivery could use a nudge. The report, entitled, “Trends for Scaling Innovation in Health Care,” was based on a survey of 29 health system executives from 28 unique health systems, and found that while many health systems and their affiliated health plans… Read More »