Collecting and Using Hidden Data on Quality: Lessons from BHI, Horizon & I3PI
March 8th, 2018 12:00PM EDT
Today, health plans are sharing a greater portion of risk and savings with providers. Now, it’s imperative that patients are effectively evaluated and treated to prevent both readmissions and avoidable emergency department (ED) visits.
Join us to discuss:
1.The value of identifying and addressing hidden performance deficits
2.The need for more accurate physician reporting, including both cost and quality metrics that integrate claims and observational data
3.How BHI and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey are working with I3PI to help drive success for health plans’ ACOs and other value-based care partnerships
Alan Spiro, MD
Senior VP, Strategy & Growth, Chief Medical Officer
Blue Health Intelligence
Alan Spiro plays a critical role in building, expanding, and integrating BHI’s innovative solutions designed to help better manage costs, deliver a better member experience, and improve financial performance and quality. Dr. Spiro brings over 30 years of clinical, healthcare IT, value-based care, and change management experience to BHI where he provides strategic leadership for BHI’s cutting-edge analytics solutions.
Sponsored by: Blue Health Intelligence
Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) is the nation’s premier resource for data-driven insights about healthcare trends and best practices, promoting healthier lives and more affordable access to safe and effective care. BHI leverages a team of analytics experts and advanced technology, coupled with access to the greatest number of healthcare claims—more than 180 million lives—gathered over 10 years in a safe, HIPAA-compliant, secure database. The resulting conformed, reliable data set has the broadest, deepest pool of integrated medical and pharmacy claims, reflecting medical utilization in every ZIP code. Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) is an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. BHI is a trade name of Health Intelligence Company, LLC. www.bluehealthintelligence.com.
Steven R Peskin, MD, MBA, FACP
Executive Medical Director, Population Health,
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Steven Peskin is the Executive Medical Director, Population Health, at Horizon BCBSNJ. His expertise encompasses physician leadership, medical delivery management, performance improvement in healthcare, and contracting. Dr. Peskin is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is a clinical preceptor at the Eric B, Chandler Clinic for interns and residents in Internal Medicine. Dr. Peskin assists with the Population Health and business of medicine training for the Rutgers RWJ Internal Medicine physicians in training.
Saul J. Weiner, MD
Founder and Principal
Institute for Practice & Provider Performance Improvement (I3PI)
Saul Weiner is a board-certified internist and pediatrician with practice, leadership, and research experience in a variety of health care settings. He has served as a medical school education dean, clinic director, and as deputy director of a VA research center of excellence. Dr. Weiner is a former Generalist Physician Faculty Scholar of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.