NRHI and Four Regional Health Improvement Collaboratives Publish Study Demonstrating Feasibility of Quality and Cost Comparisons Across States Using Local Claims Data

The Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI), a national organization representing over 30 regional health collaboratives (RHICs) and partners working in the pursuit of better health and high-quality affordable care, has been working with RHICs in Colorado, Massachusetts, Oregon and Utah to better understand the cost and quality of healthcare services across delivery organizations. The […]

Healthcare Affordability: Data is the Spark, Collaboration is the Fuel

“Data is the Spark, Collaboration is the Fuel” is NRHI’s third report comparing the total cost of care for those with private insurance in various U.S. regions. The report uses the average cost of healthcare for comparable populations as its benchmark and compares each state to that average. Like other recent studies highlighted in national […]

Regional Health Improvement Collaboratives: Essential Elements for Successful Healthcare Reform

describes the key roles that non-profit, multi-stakeholder Regional Health Improvement Collaboratives are playing all across the country in transforming the healthcare delivery system and improving the health of citizens. The report provides an overview of what Collaboratives are doing in performance measurement, payment and delivery system reform, training and assistance for providers to help improve […]