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In the U.S., hospitals consume over six times more health dollars than primary care.
With 790 primary care providers and over 1 million patients, Catalyst Health Network in Plano offers a counterweight to big hospitals.
Coordinated care, data sharing, and reducing out-of-network costs are all part of the collaboration.
In Dallas-Fort Worth, health care prices climbed 15% from 2012 to 2016, and usage dropped by double digits.
While the number of value-based payment arrangements between payers and providers may be soaring, many of these relationships are structured in such a way that the incentive to improve health is not all that great.
Catalyst Health Network and UnitedHealthcare’s accountable care organization knocked $28 million off of North Texas healthcare costs over the last two years for UnitedHealthcare’s 78,000 plan participants.
Annual program recognizes the people, places, deals, and trends that shaped North Texas healthcare in 2018.