Publications

This report profiles the work of ACHP member plans, who demonstrate that improving health care involves changing both the way plans work and the communities in which they live.

12/13/2016

In addition to streamlining care and reducing costs for patients and the system, care integration is also known to improve patient access to evidence-based treatment, reduce stigma associated with mental health treatment and improve patients’ quality of life and functional status.

12/08/2015

ACHP’s infographic series highlights drug cost trends for widely prescribed drugs within various therapeutic classes and communicates the potential effect of these prices on key stakeholders. » LDL Cholesterol (released in September 2016). Key takeaways include: Generic statins cost as little as $3.30 per month, are proven safe and generally well tolerated. Generic statins canRead more »

04/20/2016

This issue brief builds on the recommendations in ACHP’s Moving Beyond Fee-for-Service brief, and examines how community health plans are designing value-based alternative payment models. It highlights specific, replicable strategies that are designed to reduce the total cost of care and improve health by rewarding providers for quality and specific health outcomes, such as improvedRead more »

01/13/2016

This report profiles the work of ACHP member plans, who demonstrate that improving health care involves changing both the way plans work and the communities in which they live.

Members of the Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) understand the unique role of physician leaders in a rapidly evolving delivery system, and are working hard to both identify them and support their professional development.