Medicare Advantage Bids are Nearly Completed: What are your vendor’s results telling you?

By RaeAnn Grossman What is going on at DataLink during Medicare Advantage bid season? Our Evoke360 platform integrates total costs, quality, risk adjustment, and provider network metrics, in addition to tracking value-based transformation. Evoke360 shows the wellness of the population, the engagement of the provider community, and the financial performance

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College Commencement and Healthcare: Your First Steps

By RaeAnn Grossman Last Friday night, I was privileged to attend the Indiana University Kelley School of Business graduation ceremony. There were a lot of well dressed, intelligent students walking across the stage about to take on the first stage in their careers. Kelley Business School speakers talked a great

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Looking Deeper at the CBOs Key Design Components and Considerations for Establishing a Single-Payer Health Care System

By RaeAnn Grossman The Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) Key Design Components and Considerations for Establishing a Single-Payer Health Care System is a long read and deserves discussion, digestion, analysis, and critical thinking. As someone who has worked on the health plan and the provider side, a public single-payer health care

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CMS Final Notice: A Rocky Path for Risk Adjustment

By RaeAnn Grossman Let’s talk about the 2020 Part C Risk Adjustment Model The 21st Century Cures Act of 2016 required CMS to augment the risk adjustment model to reflect the number of clinical conditions an individual member may have and to make additional adjustments as the number of conditions

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Digging deeper into the Evoke360 Use Cases

By RaeAnn Grossman Evoke360 empowers better health through real-time data aggregation of disparate sources and systems, intelligently enables care, drives value, aligns care partners, illuminates gaps and successes, and positively impacts quality, care, and risk metrics by line of business and client profile. Medicare Advantage, Commercial, and Medicaid populations are

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So, Who is DataLink?

By RaeAnn Grossman DataLink was founded to bridge the communication chasm between the patient, the physician, and the health plan. DataLink creates one source of truth, Evoke360 is our enterprise platform that communicates the next steps in the care journey, the best prescription for the condition and best decisions for

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