• August 07, 2014Web First
  • Most US Hospitals Had Basic EHR Capacity In 2013

  • According to a new study, 58.9 percent of US hospitals had basic EHR capacity in 2013, but only 5.8 percent were able to meet all stage 2 meaningful use criteria.
  • Julia Adler-Milstein, Catherine M. DesRoches, Ashish K. Jha, and co-authors
  • August 22, 2014Global Health
  • Health Affairs September Issue Briefing

  • Please join us on Monday, September 8, when Health Affairs Editor-in-Chief Alan Weil will host a briefing to discuss our September 2014 thematic issue, "Advancing Global Health Policy."
  • August 21, 2014Payment Reform
  • Bundled Payment Lessons From California

  • James Caillouette and James Robinson say that the alignment of incentives between consumers and providers was the missing ingredient in a California bundled payment initiative.
  • August 18, 2014Social Determinants
  • Developing A Culture Of Health

  • Ben Small describes social reforms spearheaded by community leaders in Spokane County, WA, a recipient of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Culture of Health Prize.
  • Site-Neutral Payments

  • Medicare uses different payment systems depending on where care is delivered. Recent proposals seek to eliminate this differential.July 24, 2014