Incorporating a holistic consumer perspective into health insurance is a key step toward a more value-driven health care system. The Health Care Transformation Task Force has developed a set of six principles to guide payers, purchasers, and providers in their efforts to better integrate consumer...

In this letter, the Task Force identifies areas where the HHS Office of the Inspector General can mitigate the impact of the anti-kickback statute regulations on providers and health plans participating in alternative payment models to encourage better care coordination. Task Force Response Summary: Create new...

  The Health Care Transformation Task Force interviewed high-performing Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to assess structures and strategies that led to their success. Although each organization had differing approaches and experiences, common themes emerged in three major categories: 1) Achieving High-Value Culture, 2) Proactive Population Health...