State of Connecticut: Leading the charge for change?

Original Air Date: January 26, 2021

The State of Connecticut’s recently-launched and episodes of care program builds on a foundation of price and quality transparency, plan member engagement, and tiered networks — but adds episodes of care contracting for a large number of conditions and procedures. These contracts have fixed prices, include warranties against preventable complications, and make physician groups, hospitals, and health systems fully accountable for the outcomes of the plan members they manage. Check out this video to learn how the State’s healthcare system is being transformed into one in which physician groups, hospitals, and health systems compete for value — ultimately driving down costs and improving quality.