#CareTalk – November 2017: Is Value-Based Care Here to Stay?

In this month’s episode of #CareTalk, David Williams (Health Business Group) and John Driscoll (CareCentrix) chat about the implications of the 2017 elections on healthcare, and much more.

Audio-only version available here.

Overview:

(0:18) David talks about a recent accident that he was involved in and what he learned about the U.S. healthcare experience from a patient’s perspective.
(1:32) What does Maine’s Medicaid expansion say about healthcare in the U.S.?
(3:40) What are the implications of the 2017 elections on U.S. healthcare?
(5:40) Where do you see value-based care heading within the next year?

Lightning Round:

(7:18) Will the next HHS secretary be more successful than Tom Price?
(7:54) Roy Moore or Doug Jones?
(8:18) Will we have any healthcare deals on Cyber Monday in 2018?