Kai Tsai, Executive Vice President of Transformation at RowdMap, Inc. Speaks at JD Power on Reducing Low-Value Care

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Kai Tsai, Executive Vice President of Transformation, RowdMap, Inc. will be presenting on how to use public data to quantify the amount of no-value care being delivered by health systems and how health plans and providers can collaboratively use this data to transition to value-based care in a presentation entitled “Harnessing Data to Help Health Plans, Physician Groups, and Hospital Systems Identify, Quantify, and Reduce No-Value Care” on Thursday, June 29th from 11am-12pm CDT at the J.D. Power Health Insurance Advisory Board in Chicago, IL.

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The J.D. Power Health Insurance Advisory Board gathers health plan leaders from across the nation to discuss the opportunities and challenges they face in healthcare today including digital innovation, on-demand medicine, payer and provider partnerships, and the transition away from fee-for-service reimbursement models.

RowdMap, Inc. is joined at the J.D. Power Health Insurance Advisory Board by leaders from CMS, Centene, UPMC Health Plan, Health Alliance Medical Plan, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, SelectHealth, and more.

“The J.D. Power Health Insurance Advisory Board has recognized the opportunity for plans and health systems to work together to reduce no-value care so that patients receive the right care at the right cost. I’m looking forward to educating their advisory members on how they can harness the power of public data to achieve this goal,” said Kai Tsai, Executive Vice President of Transformation, RowdMap, Inc.

About RowdMap, Inc:

An Ernst and Young EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® winner, RowdMap’s Risk-Readiness® benchmarks help health plans, physician groups, and hospital systems identify, quantify, and reduce no-value care that physicians deliver- a central tenet of successful pay-for-value programs.

Through practice patterns and referral analysis, RowdMap’s benchmarks identify the health care entities that manage unwarranted and unexpected variation in care. This variation contributes to more than $900 Billion in low-value care and waste annually. Payers and physicians use RowdMap’s physician and population health benchmarks to create strategies that put these highest performing physicians at the center of networks and then design products, organize clinical programs, and coordinate sales and marketing around them.

RowdMap’s platform comes preloaded with benchmarks for every physician, hospital, and zip code in the United States– no IT integration required. RowdMap’s Risk-Readiness® Platform works across all market segments and has significantly larger returns than traditional medical economics approaches.