Value-based purchasing

Aug 19 | Susan Morse
A few stakeholders recommended removing or suspending the overall star ratings from Hospital Compare until changes are made.
Apr 22 | Susan Morse
SNFs will be scored on a measure of potentially preventable hospital readmissions and on two new quality measures for…
Apr 17 | Susan Morse
The analysis finds that value-based payment is firmly rooted in state healthcare policy.
Mar 15 | Susan Morse
MedPAC recommends removing the $1 billion in financial penalties hospitals incur each year under two incentive…
Dec 03, 2018 | Susan Morse
Smaller and rural hospitals outpace urban providers in performance measures -- except for clinical…
Oct 30, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Centers are going up in underserved neighborhoods in an effort…
Medical supply cabinet.
Oct 18, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Savings opportunities are fairly equal across hospital size, location, and whether the facility is urban or…
HFMA: Value-based models don’t cut market level costs
Jun 26, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
There was no link found between the penetration of value-based payment models and growth in the total cost of care for…
CMS proposes increasing payment to skilled nursing, psychiatric facilities
Apr 30, 2018 | Susan Morse
Rule eases regulatory burden estimated to cost providers $39 billion a year and…
The good and bad in new CMS promoting interoperability rule
Apr 25, 2018 | Susan Morse
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services effort to reduce regulatory burdens are…