InnovationBuffett, Bezos, Dimon appoint Dr. Atul Gawande as CEO of their newly formed health care company
Clinical CareMedicare's Mandatory Bundled Payments Prove Their Worth
Hospitals that get bundled payments for joint replacements either voluntarily or through Medicare's mandatory programs, vary by size and volume,...
StrategyNextGen ACO: 3 Steps to Value-Based Care
UnityPoint Health's foray into CMS' NextGen ACO model is helping the health system transition its entire book of business to...
FinanceHumana Launches Value-based Hospital Compensation Program
The nationwide value-based initiative will link hospital compensation with quality improvements in three key areas: patient experience, patient safety, and...
Clinical Care'No Turning Back': Azar Outlines 4 Focal Points in Value-Based Push
During a speech Monday, the HHS secretary called for the healthcare sector to embrace market forces and value-based payment models.
Clinical CareCMS Pushed to Extend ACO Track 1 Option
Advocates warn that ACOs unready to assume downside risk will drop out of the program if CMS does not extend...
Clinical CareVerma Renews Commitment to Value-Based Models
When quality metrics are too numerous or complicated, they create ?roadblocks to quality care,? said the CMS administrator.
Clinical CareMore Disaster Zones Granted Automatic MIPS-Reporting Leeway
Officials added counties in Alabama, Mississippi, and California to the list of locations covered under the MIPS ?automatic extreme and...
Finance5 Keys to Manage Capital Resources
Healthcare CFOs are facing demands for growth at the same time payers are looking for lower costs. Proper management of...
StrategyStark Law Review In The Works, Says Verma
Director of CMS signals ?an inter-agency group? to be formed with HHS OIG, DOJ, others.
Clinical CareMore ACOs Than Ever: Medicare Shared Savings Program Swells in 2018
Though the program and its savings have steadily climbed, CMS released participant data without fanfare.