Value-based purchasing

Sep 22 | Susan Morse
ACO and hospital executives say they want greater flexibility in models for Medicare, Medicaid and dual-eligible patients.
Sep 18 | Jeff Lagasse
Despite fewer mandates, pediatric hospitals are bullish on how pay-for-quality can improve the health of their patients…
MACRA 2018 revisions meet with broad support
Aug 24 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Organizations say reducing the reporting burden on clinicians and increasing flexibility is making the broad…
Jul 26 | Susan Morse
Home health agencies could see decreases of $80 million in 2017 and $950 million in 2019.
May 03 | Jeff Lagasse
Health Affairs study shows the current penalty structure leads some hospitals to be penalized persistently, leading to…
Mar 03 | Jeff Lagasse
Wisconsin's average penalty for 2017 will be 0.33 percent, which…
Feb 06 | Susan Morse
Aetna has long held a goal to reach 75 to 80 percent of its medical spend in value-based relationships by 2020.
Jan 24 | Susan Morse
While experts think the order targets individual and employer mandates, most think issues such as value-based…
Jan 23 | Beth Jones Sanborn
More than 40 percent of respondents said they have a population health platform that is "being utilized efficiently and…
Nov 22, 2016 | Susan Morse
CMS is considering new measures for nursing homes, hospitals, clinician practices, and dialysis facilities, among other settings.