In order to effectively contain the spiraling costs of high quality care, it is critical to understand the true cost of care and the drivers of rising costs. Whether you are a financial controller at a health system or a health plan or healthcare administrator, we invite you to engage with others to discuss
- The costs that are driven by the clinical elements of care such as clinicians, specialists, care settings or sites of care, complexity of disease conditions, supplies, devices and medications, and engagement between individuals and care givers.
- The costs that are driven by the administrative elements of care such as claims processing, regulatory compliance, clinical documentation, workflow integration, etc.
- Strategies to lower the cost of a unit of service utilized or consumed.