In states like California, Florida and Kentucky, confirmed cases of COVID-19 are increasing each day. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi speak to Neil de Crescenzo, Change Healthcare CEO about COVID-19 testing, future of technology in healthcare and much more.
In this episode, Bill Krause, Vice President of Experience Solutions at Change Healthcare, talks about removing friction points in healthcare – finding, accessing, and paying for care – throughout the consumer experience journey.
Change Healthcare's big-picture goals are similar to those most everywhere across healthcare nowadays, says Bill Krause, the company's VP of experience solutions: "drive outcomes, reduce waste, increase value and support increased consumerism."
Be it consumerism or interoperability, payers and providers are not seeing eye to eye. And when it comes to value-based care, there is an even bigger disconnect between the two according to the results of a new survey.
Change Healthcare’s annual survey of provider and payer executives in some ways seems to echo the country’s current political schism. "In our 10 years of fielding this research, I don’t think we’ve seen healthcare industry leaders so polarized on some strategic issues," said Change Senior Vice President David Gallegos, "and so tightly aligned on others."
What’s the value of moving to an enterprise PACS? According to Sundeep Rao, vice president and general manager of cardiology at Change Healthcare, the value lies in improved care, lower costs, and reduced complexity.