The Consumer-Driven Health Care Institute (CDHCI) is a not-for-profit organization representing the leaders in consumer-driven health care. CDHCI's goal is to be the prime source for education, research and information about consumer-driven health care. The Institute actively promotes the shift to the Consumer-Driven Health paradigm.
The Member Companies have created health care models and technologies that empower individuals to make informed health care choices.
CDHCI believes that:
- Consumers will work with their physicians and health care providers to create a better health care outcome for themselves and their families.
- Health care usage is more cost efficient with empowered and knowledgeable consumers who use information tools.
- Price and quality transparency about health care professionals is a key method for effective consumer health care choices.
CDHCI is proud to sponsor and endorse the 2013 Health Care Payments and Policy Conference to be held again in Washington, DC. Together, with our member organizations, we are planning additonal events and forums designed to provide the latest industry information and future trends as well as up to the minute policy information from Washington. Please Click on the logo below to register for all of our sponsored our events and receive updates about HCON 2013.
CDHC Market Data Advisory Service
The Consumer Driven Healthcare (CDHC) Market Data Advisory is a report published quarterly by The Consumer Driven Healthcare Institute (CDHCI). The CDHC Market Data Advisory was developed to help CDHC program administrators, financial institutions, health plans, and other key players in the CDHC market eco-chain better understand both macro and micro-industry trends for use in strategy, business development, and to enable them to achieve greater efficiencies in their own programs. Click here to request information about our data services
CDHCI Sponsor Organizations
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|2015 Healthcare Payments & Policy Conference|
The 2015 Healthcare Payments and Policy Conference (HCON2013) will again be held in Washington, DC as an invitation-only event. As with past events, speaker faculty include over thirty industry leaders, leading academics and health policy makers who will discuss trends and new innovations impacting and driving the healthcare payments industry. The 2015 HCON will be INVITATION ONLY and available to members of CDHCI and sponsors. Click on the link to learn how you can participate in next year's event.... Click Here for More ...
|Obamacare Co-Ops Cut Prices, Turn Up Heat On Rival Insurers|
When Anna Duleep went shopping recently for 2015 health coverage on the Connecticut insurance exchange, she was pleasantly surprised to find a less expensive plan. To get the savings, the substitute math teacher had to change from for-profit giant Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield to a fledgling carrier she’d never heard of. Still, Duleep, 37, liked saving $10 on her monthly premium of about $400 and knowing that her new plan, HealthyCT, is a nonprofit governed by consumers.
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Kaiser Health News
|Implementing Health Reform: Beneath The Hood Of The ‘Cromnibus’ |
The provision that has been most widely noted so far requires the risk corridor program to be budget neutral for 2014. The risk corridor program moves funds from qualified health plans (QHPs) that have lower than anticipated allowable costs to those with higher than anticipated allowable costs. Section 1342 of the ACA, which creates the risk corridor program, contains no explicit appropriation. Click Here for More ...
|Many Choose Not to Save in the Health Marketplace|
Steven Norton, recovering from a severe stroke, says he is renewing the health plan he got this year through the Affordable Care Act insurance exchange. He will pay more in 2015 — $501 a month including his federal subsidy, up from $485. But for him, continuity matters more than price, so he has not logged on to HealthCare.gov to search for alternatives. Click Here for More ...
New York Times
|Survey: Group Health Insurance Premiums Increased 5.6% in 2014|
Group health insurance premiums increased +5.6% from 2013 to 2014. But despite the modest increase, small businesses are bracing for larger increases in 2015. This is according to The United Benefit Advisors' (UBA's) 2014 Health Plan Survey, a large national independent benefits benchmarking survey of employer-sponsored health insurance Click Here for More ...