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Bundled Payments

Payment models in healthcare can do better to drive value-based solutions for patients, providers, and payers. But how can an organization begin to create bundles that are fair and workable? What are the best strategies and examples for making bundled payments work?

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Health Plans of the Future Are Win-Win-Win

How health plans can take advantage of their position in the ecosystem to connect motivated consumers with their perfectly matching high-performing provider.

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Economic Investment and the Journey to Health Care Value — Part III: Health Care Purchasers

Early successes suggest that value-based purchasing programs can both transform employer-based health care and have a powerful and lasting impact on the economic strength of U.S. businesses.

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Economic Investment and the Journey to Health Care Value — Part II: Health Care Payers

Payers’ broad scale of investment in value-based arrangements makes a compelling case for the importance of sustained efforts to identify effective value-based payment models.

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Payment Reform Is a Play We’re All Watching

We can’t get what we want in payment reform if we’re not clear about what that is.

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Economic Investment and the Journey to Health Care Value — Part I: Health Care Providers

Early evidence suggests that value-based payment and care delivery can transform our health care system, but providers must increase the momentum for this positive change.

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The Highest Quality at a Lower Cost? We Don’t Have That Yet

David Cutler asks Patrick Conway what worked and what didn’t at CMS, advice he’d give to the Trump administration, and his predictions on Medicare and Medicaid.

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Paths to Value: The Act of Improvement versus the Habit of Excellence

Federal pay-for-performance models offer two paths to achieving value. The ultimate goal: rewarding the habit of performance excellence rather than one-time or random acts of performance improvement.

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CMMI on Leveraging Lessons in Episode-Based Payments

It’s time for payers to engage with alternative payment models, say leaders of the CMS Innovation Center.

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You Get What You Pay For

What is the necessity of moving toward more payer or provider risk in the Medicaid space?

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Payment Reform Is a Play We’re All Watching

We can’t get what we want in payment reform if we’re not clear about what that is.

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