Healthcare Simplified: Clarity | Transparency | Solutions
By Tyler Willse and Ned Dukehart: Healthcare Industry Professionals
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Healthcare Simplified is a podcast dedicated to helping executives, HR teams, and business owners navigate increased complexity in modern business healthcare solutions. Whether you’re trying to simplify your healthcare administrative solutions, explore the world of benefits, or use data analytics to predict the latest trends and opportunities, this show is dedicated to helping you create a frictionless healthcare experience for you and your employees. Each episode features an interview with a thought leader or practitioner, discussing topics like: population health management, healthcare regulation and transparency, ACO solutions, healthcare pricing and reimbursement, concierge care, employee benefits, self insurance, and more.
||Clean24: Disrupting the Healthcare Supply Chain w/ Gary Becker||Are healthcare costs stealing the American dream? According to today’s interview with ScriptSourcing CEO Gary Becker, they are. Though historically benefits have provided employers a means of attracting and retaining employees, now healthcare costs...||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean23: How Employers Can Encourage Whole Patient Care w/ Paige Cooke||Employers want the workforce to be as healthy as possible—but health doesn’t always seem like something the American healthcare system is set up to provide. We recently interviewed Paige Cooke, Assistant Director of Customer Engagement at NCQA...||4/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean22: Stakeholder Insights Into Healthcare’s Evolution and Future w/ Rick Gonzalez||We know more now than we ever have about what makes us healthy. Why then do healthcare costs continue to rise? Today we interview Rick Gonzalez from CommuniCare about the evolution of healthcare and the obstacles and solutions facing stakeholders....||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean21: Understanding Healthcare Payment Methodology w/ Peter Gallitano||How does healthcare payment methodology work in light of the four stakeholders of healthcare finance? How can self-funded employers make the art and science of medicine valuable for themselves and their employees? We recently interviewed Peter...||4/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean20: Getting to Know Medical Captive Underwriters w/ Donald McCully||Is there a way to save money from insurance? Will taking a risk end up saving money in the long run? Today we interview Don McCully from Medical Captive Underwriters, and he has a goal to have captive underwriting be as transparent as possible. When...||3/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean19: How Cross-Cultural Sensitivity Leads to a Better Healthcare Experience w/ Lisa DeRoche||We’re all just asking for a little respect. We all have different backgrounds, cultures, income-levels, and experiences. Our co-workers, bosses, and customers all have different ways of seeing the world than we do. Those differences can divide us...||3/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean18: Report Cards for Healthcare w/ Beatriz Coningham||If your healthcare provider got a report card, what would it say? Beatriz Coningham from the National Committee on Quality Assurance has the information at her fingertips, but do the decision makers in your Human Resources department? In this episode...||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean17: Solutions to the Primary Care Problem w/ Stephen Schimpff||Primary care physicians have a time deficit. Rising overhead costs due to the reimbursement system force physicians to take on too many patients. On top of that, unhealthy lifestyles cause massive health concerns that primary care physicians don’t...||2/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean16: The Problem with Primary Care w/ Stephen Schimpff||Once upon a time, primary care physicians handled all but the most perplexing specialized cases. Those were the days in which a doctor wasn’t running from room to room for 12-minute (or less) visits. They had the time to actively listen to patient...||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean15: How to Not Lose Employees w/ Todd Tangeman||If you’re an employer struggling with this idea of improving retention and reducing turnover, you're not alone. You need to solve the retention puzzle, ASAP. You need to hear from Todd Tangeman, the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Human Resources...||12/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean14: Self-Funded Employers: Quit Losing Money to Hospitals w/ John Glascott||Everybody in the healthcare continuum should care about AMPS. Because reference-based payment is the future, that’s why. Today’s episode of Healthcare Simplified features John Glascott, Chief Revenue Officer of Advanced Medical Pricing Solutions...||10/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean13: 3 Ways You Can Prevent Hospital Error w/ Leah Binder||Let’s get the bad news over with first. The number of people who die from hospital mistakes could be as high as 400,000 per year. On today’s episode of Healthcare Simplified, Tyler Willse interviews Leah Binder, President and CEO of the Leapfrog...||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean12: The Pros and Cons of Reference-Based Pricing w/ Karl Ahlrichs||Wouldn’t it be great to walk into a doctor’s office and have them tell you exactly how much a procedure is going to cost? Mechanics do it. Contractors do it. Even veterinarians do it. But, for the most part, doctors don’t. Or, it might be more...||9/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean11: How Much is Your Lifestyle Costing You? w/ Jim Campbell||It shouldn’t surprise anyone that daily decisions and lifestyle choices affect health. The next step, of course, is that these decisions in turn affect healthcare costs. The main issue in combating prevalent problems like obesity and prescription...||9/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean10: What to Do about the $29 Billion in Specialty Care Waste w/ Geb Buchness||On today’s episode of Healthcare Simplified, Geb Buchness, Senior Vice President of Business Development at Armada Health, is here to say that overlooking referrals specialists is a huge mistake. “One of the biggest pain points in healthcare is...||9/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean9: Psst! You Are Spending Too Much on Drugs w/ Kathy Campagna||So, you bought some milk online for $15 a gallon, only to go to the store and see that you could have spent $4. Believe it or not, this happens in healthcare all the time. (But with drugs, not milk.) That’s why we’re here talking to Kathy...||8/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean8: Utilizing Good Data to Investigate Fraud, Waste, and Abuse w/ Scott Ward||No matter what your profession, it’s painfully evident that healthcare costs are out of control. From skyrocketing premiums, to erroneous payouts, the healthcare world is confusing, and without the right help, can be ripe with fraud, waste, and...||8/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean7: How Cost Transparency Is Giving Power Back to Healthcare Consumers w/ Dr Bill Hennessey||Pratter, Inc. is bringing real-cost transparency of healthcare to millions of insured Americans, giving them power to spend (or not spend) as healthcare consumers. Today’s guest is Dr. Bill Hennessey from Pratter. Dr. Hennessey is passionate for...||7/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: How Small Insurers Can Use Big Data to Get Massive Results w/ Dustin Plantholt||How is a health insurance company like a battleship? This is surprisingly easier to answer than how a raven is like a writing desk. Large national health insurers have all the impressive size and capability of an iconic battleship, but they also have...||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: How Data Integration Is Reducing Healthcare Waste w/ Mick Simon||HCMS Group is a health information service company, who exists to help self-insured employers, health and disability insurance plans, and health service providers. Their cloud-based data solutions are changing the population health management game to...||7/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Revolutionizing Population Health Management and Employer Concierge Care w/ Dr. Florin Selaru||Despite being a physician, Dr. Florin Selaru knows the frustrations of a patient. He’s experienced the two to three week wait to get his children to a doctor. He knows what it’s like to see them have only 10 minutes allocated to them once...||6/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Why Your Employee Assistance Program Is As Valuable As Insurance w/ Dawn Motovidlak||BHS is redefining occupational health with their innovative employee assistance programs (EAP). They recognize that wellness is both mental and physical and their services remind employers that everyone needs a little help from time to time. ...||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: How Active Management Solves Common Healthcare Problems w/ Dr. Mark Lamos||The Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) is very progressive with its primary care model. This is especially true in some of their efforts to provide greater access to care. Today’s guest is Mark Lamos from GBMC. Listen in as Mark explains...||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: Why You Should Listen to Healthcare Simplified||Imagine going to a restaurant, ordering whatever you want, then getting a mystery-cost bill at the end: that's what the healthcare industry is like today. We're looking to change that. We want to enlighten our audience to transparency, which is now a...||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Clear and helpful podcast
Is there any issue more complicated than healthcare for our families, our nation, and our businesses? I think not. As a small business owner, managing healthcare costs for my family and my growing business is a tremendously difficult challenge. This podcast by Ned Dukehart and Tyler Willse of Allegeant clarifies some of the complexity and mystery around healthcare costs. Their guests provide real examples of how to solve some of these problems for their employees. Listen to this podcast and improve your business.
This podcast addresses issues in an industry that can be complicated and confusing. It's so important for companies to understand the implications of health care related decisions, and how to control costs. Healthcare Simplified is a great resource.
In an era of utter frustration and confusion regarding healthcare, finally we have an easy to use navigational aid. The podcast is brilliant and timely.
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