March 25, 2019 | Ross Weiler

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Benefits Magazine: Transforming Health Care Through Value-Based Reimbursement

This article, written by Ross Weiler, Principal at DHS, published in this month’s International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Benefits Magazine, describes the latest trends in value-based reimbursement growth and provides a framework for evaluating the differing value-based reimbursement arrangements. Ross then dives into practical tips that provider organizations, payers and plan sponsors can use to ensure success MORE

March 22, 2019 | Sarah Matousek

Staff Spotlight Interview with Sarah Matousek

Below is a staff spotlight interview with Sarah Matousek, PhD, MPH so you can learn a little more about her. How does your career journey so far impact the way you approach your work today? I was fairly young when I started a doctorate program in neuroscience, but learned very quickly that an academic career MORE

February 13, 2019 | Ross Weiler

State-based Marketplaces Beating the Odds: 2019 Open Enrollment Growth Outperforms Federally-facilitated Marketplace

Source: State Health Insurance Marketplace Types, 2018; Kaiser Family Foundation with DHS updates According to 2019 enrollment data compiled by and published through ACASignups.net1, State-based Marketplaces continued to outperform the Federally-facilitated Marketplace. Enrollment in the 12 State-based Marketplace states increased slightly (.4% on average) for Open Enrollment 2019 (OE19) and has remained stable since OE16.  7 MORE