Tag Archives: Care

Intermountain spinoff Castell CEO: Providers need nudge en route to value-based care

Salt Lake City-based Intermountain is spinning off a company to focus on helping other providers hasten their movement toward pay-for-performance models. Dubbed Castell, it will be helmed by the health system’s chief operating officer of community-based care, Rajesh Shrestha. Shrestha, who came to Intermountain from Cigna, spoke to Healthcare Dive about how the spinoff can generate revenue,… Read More »

What Would Giving Health Care to Undocumented Immigrants Mean?

Providing comprehensive health coverage to undocumented immigrants has long been nothing more than a wouldn’t-it-be-nice item on the far left’s wish list. But in the crowded field of candidates vying for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, nearly everyone supports it. Almost all of the 19 candidates who responded to a recent New York Times survey… Read More »