bundled payments

Bundled payments on ‘pause,’ but not for longPolitical uncertainty plagues new payment arrangement, but private payers embrace new model.
Longer-term bundled payments prove beneficialA new study finds that expanding the way bundled payments are utilized could make a positive impact for patients and on costs.
Everything doctors need to know about bundled paymentsGetting a head start on learning how bundled payments work can help physicians prepare for MACRA
Will Trump administration welcome CMS’ mandatory cardiac bundle?HHS secretary nominee Tom Price has voiced opposition to bundled payments. One expert talks about mandatory and the possibility of voluntary bundled payments.
How bundled payments really do workOne study shows that the way Medicare is paying for joint replacements is saving millions of dollars annually and keeping patients satisfied, too.
How hospitals are doing with the CJR program: CMS releases key dataWhile the second feed may not change providers’ actions in terms of the strategy they’re implementing for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement program, the findings should change their expectations.
Prostatectomy may be prime target for bundled paymentsAs the federal government moves toward more bundled payments, radical prostatectomy may prove to be an early target because of the potential for overall savings.
Three reimbursement changes to watch in 2017
Three reimbursement changes to watch in 2017CMS is adding, dropping, and expanding payment rules
Three concepts to consider for bundled payment successThe path to bundled payment success can be daunting. Here’s three universal concepts that will promote success under the various CMS models.
Three ways technology can lead to bundled payment successLay the groundwork for bundled payment; here are three areas in which technology can play a role.