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Posted on Mar 22, 2018 (29 days ago)

American Medical Association

8 provisions that can make or break pay-for-performance contracts
American Medical Association
Government and private payers are increasingly turning to alternative payment models that seek to shift all, or a portion, of the risk of providing health care from the payer to physicians and others who provide health care services. Pay-for ...


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Posted yesterday.

HealthPayerIntelligence.com

Bundled Payments Require Clinical Insights, Provider Buy-In
HealthPayerIntelligence.com
... his team at BCBS recently implemented a pilot bundled payment program for hip and knee replacements to reduce care costs while improving beneficiary outcomes. The program will reimburse 64 surgeons across seven health systems with bundled payments ...


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Posted today (9 hours ago)

ModernHealthcare.com

Home healthcare providers' infection prevention efforts hampered by dearth of data, tools
ModernHealthcare.com
As a result, home care agencies can't benchmark their performance on infections to each other but instead must rely on internal reporting, Sheets at Bayada said. "We track and trend our incidence of infections within the practice—compare ourselves to ...


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Posted yesterday.

Is Avista Healthcare Public Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ:AHPA ...
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David Burgstahler took the helm as Avista Healthcare Public Acquisition Corp's (NASDAQ:AHPA) CEO and grew market cap to US$95.86M recently. Understanding how CEOs are incentivised to run and grow their company is an important aspect of investing in a ...

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ModernHealthcare.com

Physician groups warn MIPS could harm patients, doctors
ModernHealthcare.com
Several provider groups on Thursday criticized a value-based payment program created by MACRA for potentially causing harm to patients and setting physicians up to fail, which could spark millions of dollars in financial penalties. Members of the ...

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Posted on Apr 17, 2018 (3 days ago)

5 Things California: Melanie Fontes Rainer, networking reception ...
State of Reform
If you can join us at our 2018 Northern California State of Reform Health Policy Conference next Thursday, we have a networking reception afterwards that I want to highlight for you. So, come and join us around 4:00 with other health policy and health ...

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Posted today (8 hours ago)

ModernHealthcare.com

Guest Commentary: Some lessons from an ACO's evolution
ModernHealthcare.com
The concept is evolving as the market shifts away from the traditional fee-for-service payment model in an effort to drive down the cost of care, while improving quality and health outcomes for patients. The healthcare industry's commitment to value ...

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Posted on Apr 9, 2018 (12 days ago)

Roll Call

Opinion: To Reinvent Rural Health Care, Ditch the 'One-Size-Fits-All' Model
Roll Call
Current efforts to reform reimbursement using pay-for-performance models are designed for high-volume areas, precluding most rural health care organizations from participating. What rural communities need are funding mechanisms that account for their ...

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Posted on Apr 17, 2018 (4 days ago)

Wall Street Journal

For New Trump Drug Plan, a Cautionary Tale in Italy
Wall Street Journal
So called “outcomes-based” contracts—which reimburse insurance companies for treatments that turn out to be ineffective—has been trumpeted by the industry as a way to lower health-care costs, while also avoiding broad price cuts. The Trump ...


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Posted on Apr 13, 2018 (7 days ago)

State of Reform

What They're Watching: Nick Macchione on paying for performance
State of Reform
And I think we don't have to be more novel than ourselves to say, how much of that can we shift to do more pay for performance? How do we make it less burdensome for our business partners who we contract with to really judge them by hitting the ...


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