Navigation Links
National Business Coalition on Health Releases 2008 eValue8(TM) RFI
Date:12/12/2007

ow they manage providers and provide consumers with critical information on physician quality. Through eValue8, health plans provide details on how they support their members in navigating the health care system and manage pharmaceuticals - including how plans support consumers to follow prevention guidelines and take their medicine as prescribed.

Also new in 2008, eValue8 includes a section on total population health management - defined as a program that encompasses the interventions for the full range of at risk chronic and acute conditions with a focus on prevention, risk reduction, and self-care. The RFI will also survey issues around the medical home and promotion of appropriate minimally invasive surgery.

Expanded use of eValue8

The use of eValue8 continues to expand. For 2008, there are 20 employer purchasing coalitions participating, including two new coalitions - the Employers Health Purchasing Corporation of Ohio and the Puget Sound Health Alliance. Additionally, many of the largest private sector purchasers of

health care in the country use eValue8 including General Motors, Marriott, Pitney Bowes and 3M.

"With a national RFI tool such as eValue8, health plans can validate that they are working in the right direction to meet the needs and expectations of employers," said Charles M. Cutler, MD, chief medical director of National Accounts for Aetna. "The tool also provides a framework for discussions between plans and employers or business coalitions about the health plans' current and future programs and activities."

About the National Business Coalition on Health and eValue8

Celebrating 15 years of value based purchasing, NBCH is a national, non- profit, membership organization of nearly 70 employer-based health care coalitions, representing over 7,000 employers and 34 million employees and their dependents across the United States. NBCH and its members are dedicated to value based purchasing of health care
'/>"/>

SOURCE National Business Coalition on Health
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. International study strengthens case for daily calcium pill
2. Yakima Health Care Leader Tapped for Leadership Post at National Association
3. Virginia Tech Report Has National Importance
4. Donate Life America Dispels Myths About Organ & Tissue Donation Among Hispanics During National Hispanic Heritage Month
5. Us TOO Launches National SEA Blue Campaign for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
6. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
7. National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP), the Largest Insurance Subrogation Association in the World - Announced Today that Leslie Wiernik has Joined the Organization as Director of Education
8. 4-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey, Former U.S. Drug Czar, to Address National Drug Crisis, Keynote Grand Opening of New Allenwood, PA National Model Detox Center
9. Australian-led international study shows blood pressure drugs cut death rate in type 2 diabetes
10. LCA Hails International Investigators Studying Lung Cancer
11. National Patient Safety Foundation Partners with Vocera Communications
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/1/2014)... protein beta-amyloid is strongly associated with Alzheimer,s disease; however, ... peptide is the causal agent of the onset and ... confirmation is that beta-amyloid is not harmful when found ... when it self-assembles to form the so-called amyloid fibrils ... beta-amyloid alone, but with multiple ones because each aggregate ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... A new research study published today in the ... in patients older than 50 years with moderate or ... benefit. , Researchers from the University of Melbourne randomly ... knee pain to no acupuncture or sham or pretend ... weeks with participants and acupuncturists blinded to laser and ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... New research co-funded by the Engineering and Physical ... cyber-security of the UK,s vital industrial control systems ... the electricity grid, and the rail network. ... threats from hackers or malware infiltrating the systems ... Research Institute in Trustworthy Industrial Control Systems (RITICS), ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 2014) Despite a policy focus on expanding ... this vulnerable population continues to have significant dental ... Journal of the American Dental Association , researchers ... University School of Dental Medicine report on the ... oral care provided by caregivers to adults with ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 2014 Familylifeinsurancequotes.org has released a ... for senior citizens. , Senior citizens can qualify ... sell coverage to seniors who are over 50 years ... without taking a medical examination. , Term life insurance ... senior clients can qualify. Having life insurance during retirement ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Laying siege to beta-amyloid, the key protein in Alzheimer's disease 2Health News:Study finds acupuncture does not improve chronic knee pain 2Health News:£2.5 million to recognize and reduce cyber-attack threats to critical infrastructure 2Health News:To improve oral health of adults with developmental disabilities, support caregivers 2Health News:To improve oral health of adults with developmental disabilities, support caregivers 3Health News:Affordable Term Life Insurance - Senior Citizens Can Qualify for Coverage! 2
... had showed that patients who are depressed and have ... another heart attack is lessened considerably with the use ... treat clinical depression, also known as unipolar depression, with ... are a group of drugs that can increase the ...
... shows that anti-smoking advertisements in media can reduce cigarette ... examined the association between exposure to state anti-tobacco advertising ... from school-based samples of 51,085 students from 48 states. ... ratings of an advertisement among U.S. teen audiences. If ...
... due to Listeria can be life-threatening unless vigilance ... the report published by Food Safety Authority of ... as much as 30% associated with Listeria food contamination ... to cause serious infection. ,Professor Flynn said.: ...
... useful, but changes in bone// mineral density need careful ... that prevent bone breakdown. ,For patients with previous ... formation is preferable, and this is now possible since ... use of PTH is limited by its high cost ...
... away from making an appointment with your// dentists, then the ... you’ve thought before. New advancement in dentistry can cause painless ... can get all your dental work done while being comfortably ... ,The process of dental sedation is done through sedating the ...
... more so of newborn babies who in their first month of ... it is different with some of the mammals living in the ... and killer whales are wake most of the time in the ... than the newborns. This is perhaps because there are no safe ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Listeria Food Poisoning Can Be Dangerous In Pregnant Women And Elderly 2Health News:The Benefits of Strontium in the treatment for Osteoporosis Questioned 2
(Date:10/1/2014)... 1, 2014  Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX ... Express Scripts Medicare ® Prescription Drug Plans (PDP) ... (NYSE: WAG ) (NASDAQ: WAG ... clinical support  for their Medicare dollars. Medicare ... Value or Choice plans for 2015 ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... 2014  CVS Health is thanking its 26,000 pharmacists ... changing the way health care is delivered to increase ... retail pharmacies, mail service pharmacies and specialty pharmacies nationwide.  ... name to CVS Health to reflect our broader health ... needed to shape the future of health," said ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... , Sept. 30, 2014  Wrightington, Wigan ... Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX ) are delighted to ... as WWL,s new health information system. The system will ... completely transform the way WWL delivers healthcare in the ... a demonstrated record of on-time and on-budget system implementations ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Express Scripts Collaborates with Walgreens to Create Value-Driven Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Pharmacy Network 2Express Scripts Collaborates with Walgreens to Create Value-Driven Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Pharmacy Network 3Express Scripts Collaborates with Walgreens to Create Value-Driven Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Pharmacy Network 4CVS Health Thanking its Pharmacists during American Pharmacists Month for Helping People on Their Path to Better Health 2CVS Health Thanking its Pharmacists during American Pharmacists Month for Helping People on Their Path to Better Health 3Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust selects Allscripts Sunrise 2Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust selects Allscripts Sunrise 3Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust selects Allscripts Sunrise 4
... Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research ... Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0507254/Advanced-Digital-Medical-Equipment-Products-Market .html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Medical_Imaging This report ... device markets, particularly focusing on the US ...
... Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... and research-stage programs focused on the development of zinc finger ... by Sangamo scientists and collaborators at the 14th Annual Meeting ...  The meeting was held in Seattle from May 18-21, 2011. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 2Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 3Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 4Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 5Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 6Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 7Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 8Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 9Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 10Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 11Reportlinker Adds Advanced Digital Medical Equipment Products Market 12Sangamo BioSciences and Collaborators Present Data Showcasing Broad Applications of ZFP Therapeutics® 2Sangamo BioSciences and Collaborators Present Data Showcasing Broad Applications of ZFP Therapeutics® 3Sangamo BioSciences and Collaborators Present Data Showcasing Broad Applications of ZFP Therapeutics® 4
Suture Cutters, Straight...
Suture scissor...
Threaded cannula for use with Suretac® II, sterile packs, box of 10....
The Small Oval Cannula System is designed to be the smallest oval cannula system currently available, and is utilized with the Caspari Suture Punch System. Disposable seals are available with this sy...
Medicine Products: