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According to an exclusive report by Fortune.com senior editor Dan Primack, leading health care transparency company Castlight Health has "secretly" filed the paperwork for its IPO.
Just a few short weeks into the new year, and 2014 is already shaping up to be a benchmark year in the evolution of the health care transparency space. Following a 2013 that saw transparency first truly enter into public awareness -- notably with the March publication of Steven Brill's
As you read this, the benefits landscape is undergoing a tectonic shift. The depth and breadth of this shift is unprecedented, and in many ways still unknown. What is the full scope of what’s happening? What benefits strategies will prevail in the coming years? Can public and private marketplaces coexist?
As the cost of basic health care services continues to rise and place an increased burden on individuals and families across the country, consumers need to take a more active role in their health care decisions – especially when it comes to choosing “shopable” health care services.
HealthEquity, the largest U.S. health savings account (HSA) trust organization, and Change Healthcare, the market leader in consumer engagement and cost transparency, have announced a partnership that is already improving the health care shopping experience for millions of consumers nationwide.
eHealth Launches First National Health Insurance Price Index; Premiums for 2014 individual plans currently averaging $274 per month; $663 per month for family coverage
Industry-first integration of technology delivers improved health while lowering health care costs
As the IHC Froum West kicked off last week, Monocle Health Data released its white paper examining the health care transparency revolution.
Major discrepancies exist between patient preferences and the medical care they receive for many common conditions. Shared decision making (SDM) is a process where a patient and clinician faced with more than one medically acceptable treatment option jointly decide which option is best based on
The Center for Health Transformation, along with nearly 40 of its members, met to develop tripartisan solutions for payment reform. These solutions will provide better overall health and better care outcomes at lower costs to Americans.