Voices for Smarter, Better Healthcare

New Research Points to How Critical Healthcare Cost Information Is

For the fourth year in a row, HealthSparq surveyed more than 1,000 individuals across the country to understand their thoughts and behaviors across a number of healthcare topics. This year, the data painted a complicated picture around healthcare transparency and the impact of healthcare costs. 
by Anna Greene  |  May 24, 2022

Tips to Bring Your IDN’s Digital Experience (Actually) Under One Roof

The healthcare industry is evolving at an unprecedented rate to keep pace with changing customer needs, government mandates, and an ...
by John Evers  |  April 13, 2022

New energy at HIMSS 2022 to reinvigorate healthcare

If you’re like me, you’ve settled back into your (home) office but you’re still reflecting on the activity and insights ...
by Harlan Edlin  |  April 7, 2022

Updates: CMS v1 Data Schema Locked for MRFs

On March 1, CMS locked the v1 data schema for machine-readable files (MRFs) under the Transparency in Coverage mandate. At the very last minute, CMS made significant changes around support for rate types and custom billing codes.
by Jill Dornan  |  March 7, 2022

Opportunity Knocks: What 2022 May Deliver for Health Plans

The start of 2021 seems so long ago. The year seemed to both speed by and creep along. However, one ...
by Jill Dornan  |  January 19, 2022

​​Gathering Cross-Functional Stakeholders for Price Transparency Compliance

As health plans lay the groundwork for complying with price transparency mandates, there is a fresh opportunity to think about compliance more strategically—and cross-functionally.
by Jill Dornan  |  December 7, 2021

The Latest Updates: CMS’ Changes to Machine-Readable File Compliance

Preparations for Transparency in Coverage compliance are in full swing, especially when it comes to Phase I of the mandate, ...
by Keith Lomurray  |  November 22, 2021

Improving Healthcare with Patient Voices: A Summary of the #WTFix Virtual Patient Panel

There were a lot of great insights packed into the hour-long event, and we’ve captured a few of the main themes from the patient panelists below. If you’re interested in watching the full recording, you can access it anytime on demand.
by Anna Greene  |  August 24, 2020

Meet Our Team: Brent, Jami, Megan and Timothy

Get to know a few of the folks who help make HealthSparq a great place to work and who are ...
by Anna Greene  |  October 3, 2018