As we shift away from traditional Medicare models, it may be time to reassess whether the traditional Medicare limitation on DME continues to make sense for both patients and payer sources.
Health plans are in a transformative phase right now. Three major areas in 2020 focus on government markets, care management, and information technology to support improvement and cost reduction.
It’s estimated that less than 30 percent of individuals discuss end-of-life care with their loved ones, despite over 90 percent recognizing the value of such conversations.
Direct contracting creates the seismic change to level the playing field for small and large organizations, tests risk-sharing payments, creates a playground to test payments that operated in silos, and creates greater financial alignment.
Evaluation of the first two performance years, 2016-2017.
A Health Affairs study examined how ACOs implement home visits to care for patients with complex needs.
The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is one of two tracks under the Quality Payment Program, which moves Medicare Part B providers to a performance-based payment system.
A look at the impact of the aging population on healthcare.
Encompass Health, in collaboration with McKesson, saved 17% to 19% on their supply spend, increased efficiencies, and achieved greater patient satisfaction.