Modern Healthcare : 2019-02-11

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News Opinions/Ideas Features Six common chronic conditions The Trump administration accounted for 60% of 24 million ED visits in 2017, and about 30% of those visits— or 4.3 million— were likely preventable and could be treated in a less-expensive outpatient setting. is calling for pharmacy benefit managers to disclose to health plans the fees that they get from drug companies for administrative services as part of a bid to boost transparency among PBMs. Even though 91% of surgical and medical specialists believe that increasing physician access to cost data would improve care, only 40% said their health systems are making the effort. Robert Garrett, CEO of Hackensack Meridian Health, offers his insights from Davos on how to transform healthcare. MODERN HEALTHCARE (ISSN 0160-7480). Vol. 49 No. 6 is published weekly by Crain Communications Inc. (except for combined issues for June 24 and July 1, and Dec. 16 and Dec. 23; and no issues on Nov. 25 and Dec. 30), 150 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Ill., 60601-7620. Periodicals postage is paid at Chicago, Ill., and additional mailing offices. U.S. subscription price: $169 per year, $258 for two years; foreign subscriptions: $218 per year. Canadian subscriptions: $226 for one year (includes GST). Sales Agreement No. 0293547. GST #136760444. Printed in U.S. A. Title® at U.S. Patent Office. © Entire contents copyright 2019, by Crain Communications Inc. Use of editorial content without permission is strictly prohibited. All rights reserved. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to MODERN HEALTHCARE, Circulation Department, 1155 Gratiot Ave., Detroit, Mich., 48207-2912. 1 February 11, 2019 | Modern Healthcare Data Cover story

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