Colorado Purchasing Alliance
Montana’s health policy MVP takes her playbook on the road to Colorado
Marilyn Bartlett, credited with saving Montana’s state employee health plan millions of dollars, is a busy consultant now, as states, counties and big businesses try to use her playbook to bring down hospital costs.
Coronavirus complicated efforts to lower Colorado’s health care prices. But one idea is still moving forward.
Health care purchasing alliances are meant to give consumers more power in price negotiations -- if hospitals and other providers go along