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
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|2013 Healthcare Payments & Policy Conference|
The 2013 Healthcare Payments and Policy Conference (HCON2013) will again be held in Washington, DC. 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 2013 HCON will feature U.S Rep. Tom Price, M.D. and Kevin Yang, Chief Information Officer, Maryland Health Benefit Exchange. CLICK below to receive updates about HCON 2013 as well as future events sponsored by CDHCI... Click Here for More ...
|Latest Health-Law Changes Affect Consumers, Insurers, Employers|
The Obama administration unveiled a slate of health-law changes Wednesday, including stretching the enrollment period for next year's plans an extra month and fine-tuning a financial backstop meant to limit insurers' losses if they end up with sicker customers than expected. Some of the shifts compensate for a series of earlier policy changes as the Obama administration responded to criticism over the glitchy launch of the Affordable Care Act and a wave of health-plan cancellations. Others, such a new threshold for...
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Wall Street Journal
|New Health Fix Offers Subsidies for Insurance Policies Bought Outside Exchanges|
The Obama administration said Friday that it would allow some people to receive federal subsidies for health insurance purchased in the private market outside of health insurance exchanges. The sudden shift was the latest in a series of policy changes, extensions and clarifications by federal officials trying to help beneficiaries and minimize political damage to Democrats in this election year. Click Here for More ...
New York Times
|The 5 key Obamacare deadline delays|
USA TODAY’S Kelly Kennedy reported today that Americans can buy insurance policies that don’t meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act for another year if their states’ insurance regulators allow them to renew their current policies. Here’s a look at the key deadlines that the administration has delayed under the ACA.... Click Here for More ...
|17th Annual Global CEO Survey: Key Findings in the Healthcare Industry|
A transforming sector: 86% of healthcare CEOs believe technological advances will transform their businesses in the next five years. And they’re far more conscious than other CEOs of the huge role demographics will play – 84% see it as a transformative trend, compared to just 60% across the sample. Most healthcare CEOs plan to make changes to address the many ways in which customers’ expectations are evolving: 94% plan to alter their customer growth and retention strategies, while 84% plan to alter their channels to market. Only relatively few have embarked on these changes, though, let alone completed them Click Here for More ...
|How Many Nongroup Policies Were Canceled? Estimates From December 2013|
Last fall, news reports focused on consumer discontent over “cancellation” notices of health insurance policies that did not meet the new minimum standards under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but it’s difficult to determine exactly how many consumers were affected. Starting in 2014, most non-group health insurance plans and small employer group plans must offer a minimum set of benefits and consumer protections—for example, plans must not exclude coverage of pre-existing conditions and must offer minimal coverage of certain health benefits such as prescription drugs. Click Here for More ...