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Jun 11, 2013, 11:21 ET
Big data, such as historical hospital administrative claims records, can be used to formulate benchmarks for both determining the appropriate role of specialty care and managing risk in evolving health care delivery and payment systems.

Neiman Center Issues Policy Brief Outlining Innovative Health Care Payment Models to Provide Cost-Effective Specialty Care for Patients

 As efforts to create Accountable Care Organizations and other shared savings programs gain momentum in the health care system, a policy brief...

Feb 20, 2013, 11:00 ET

New Report Establishes Research Guidelines to Evaluate Repeat Medical Imaging

 It is inaccurate to assert that repeat patient testing is synonymous with excessive and unnecessary health care costs, according to a new...

Jan 08, 2013, 06:00 ET

Most Physicians Not Meeting Medicare (PQRS) Quality Reporting Requirements

Radiologists Nearly Twice as Likely as Other Providers to Qualify for PQRS Bonuses A new Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute study...