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

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 of the communities,

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College Commencement and Healthcare: Your First Steps

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 deal about being

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

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 system makes me

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CMS Final Notice: A Rocky Path for Risk Adjustment

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 increases. For 2020,

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Digging deeper into the Evoke360 Use Cases

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 very different with

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So, Who is DataLink?

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 the member’s care,

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Welcome to the DataLink Blog Series: Empower. Enable. Evoke.  

At DataLink, we take our partnership with health plans, ACOs, MSOs, in-home evaluators, medical groups, physicians, and patients very seriously. We grew up being the best at data aggregation and being experts in transparency and performance metrics management.  DataLink ensures value-based or at-risk providers not only have all the tools

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