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Tony Shih: To Increase Value, Go Beyond Health Care

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Carol Levine: New Medicare ID Cards: What Providers and Beneficiaries Need to Know and Do

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Medicaid’s Historic Promise and Uncertain Future

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Suzanne Brundage: Collaborative Grantmaking for Child Health

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Helping Small Practices Grow into Medical Homes

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A report from the New York City Population Health Improvement Program, in which UHF is a partner, examines a shared-services model that could help small practices serve as medical homes and succeed in value-based payment arrangements.

Proposed Federal Rule Threatens New York’s ACA Gains

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A proposed federal rule on association health plans could alter Affordable Care Act (ACA) provisions and roll back gains New York State has made. Under the new rule, New Yorkers would see higher costs for individuals and small groups seeking comprehensive coverage.

Small Practices Report Progress on Integrating Behavioral Health Services

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An innovative incremental approach to integrating behavioral health care into primary care is bringing that challenging goal within reach—and improving the quality of patient care—for small practices participating in a pioneering pilot.

UHF Honors 26 Health Care Trustees

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Trustees from metropolitan-area hospitals and health care organizations were honored for their extraordinary commitment and leadership at this year's Tribute.

Shearer Provides City Council Testimony on Public Hospital Challenges, Progress

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In invited testimony before the New York City Council Committee on Hospitals, UHF Vice President Chad Shearer laid out the importance of the Health + Hospitals safety net and the need to ensure it sustains its vital role.

A Look Back—and Ahead: UHF’s New Annual Report

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Our latest annual report highlights some of the challenges we’ve addressed over the past year and the strategies we’re using to help build a more effective health care system for every New Yorker, especially the most vulnerable.

New Quality Improvement Aid for Advanced Primary Care

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The Quality Institute at UHF’s newly expanded Advanced Primary Care resource guide points practices to valuable tools related to all 26 quality measures of the APC Core Measure Set.

Getting New Yorkers the Health Care Information They Want

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A comprehensive new report explores what health care quality information is currently available to New Yorkers, what information consumers want, and the gaps between the two./uploads/Images/kitchen-laptop-15x13.jpg

Small Group Market Facing Big Challenges

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A new analysis explores the difficulties New York’s small group insurance market faces in light of proposed federal changes. 

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