Policies & Programs

Policies and programs that can improve health

filtered by "Quality of Care" and "Mixed Evidence"

2 results

Consumer-directed health plans

Establish high deductible health plans, often paired with pre-tax medical expense accounts such as Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) or Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)

Evidence Rating:
Mixed Evidence
Health Factor(s):
Quality of Care

Tiered drug formularies

Vary patient drug costs by tier; e.g., generic drugs have the lowest co-pay or cost sharing in tier one, then preferred brand name medications (tier two), then non-formulary drugs (tier three)

Evidence Rating:
Mixed Evidence
Health Factor(s):
Quality of Care