By Rocco Perla Twenty years ago, the Dartmouth Atlas provided a first glimpse into the glaring variation in how medical resources are distributed and used in the United States. Why do some primary care physicians order more than twice as many CT scans as their colleagues in the same practice? Why is the cost of… Read More >

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Expect More, Not Less

By Rebecca Onie and Rocco Perla Like so many, we have spent the past weeks considering the election and its implications for our country. The morning after the election, Dr. Tom Lee, Health Leads Board member, physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Chief Medical Officer of Press Ganey, and the father of two former Health… Read More >

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By Rocco Perla, President Adaptation of Perla’s speech at America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute & Expo, 2016 June 15 What would payers do with data about a co-morbidity affecting a significant portion of their members – one associated with: Nearly twice the rate of depression 60% higher prevalence of diabetes More than 50% higher prevalence… Read More >

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