Current processes for managing patient referrals are preventing health systems from providing coordinated care, which is a critical building block for value-based care.
CPC+ launched in January 2017, but CMS recently announced that it would be re-opening the application process.
Providers who allocate 20 minutes a month to certain Medicare patients can generate revenue while expanding population health capabilities.
With the right framework in place, rationalization can position a health system to avoid duplication of services, ensure its services are delivered in the optimal setting, and reduce the overall cost of care.
In a value-based world, providers must be able to exchange data across a network of partners.
A look back at the 2016 National Bundled Payment Summit in Washington, D.C.
Care model transformation is an incremental process, and what an organization sacrifices in speed it can make up for in stability.
With the AHC model, CMS aims to improve overall care by steering Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries to social services available in their communities.
A coordinated post-acute care model can help keep patients from returning to ER.
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