ModernMedicine Resource Center More Topics

reimbursement trends resource center

CMS releases first CJR bundled payment results: What to knowCMS just released the first Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) data feed. Find out what the preliminary results show.
CEO of ACO shares how it saved nearly $12 million in year 1In 2013, its first year taking part in CMS’ Shared Savings Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Program, Rio Grande Valley Health Providers saved nearly $12 million. Here, the CEO and CMO discusses the keys to success.
CMS’ Medicare Part B drug proposal: 5 things to knowThe goal of CMS’ proposal is to reduce costs while rewarding better outcomes for patients. Here are five things healthcare executives need to know.
Survey reveals 3 value-based payment trends to watchThe transition to value-based payment has accelerated rapidly over the past two years, and payers and providers predict even more dramatic changes.
Three ways hospitals can prepare for CMS’ CCJR modelCMS’ Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement model will hold hospitals financially responsible for the quality and cost of hip and knee replacements.
Lessons learned from MSSP ACOs: What execs should knowResearchers from Leavitt Partners are using a combination of public and proprietary data to report on some early findings about ACOs.
Three strategies for health execs navigating valueHealthcare organizations are looking for new ways to engage consumers, streamline information sharing and transparency and collaborate with other industry stakeholders. As a result, healthcare stakeholders need to focus on three key strategies.
Top 5 ways value-based pricing impacts healthcareWith new requirements from CMS on the horizon, how will the shift to value-based care impact consumers, payers, and providers?
Payer merger impact on provider reimbursementKaveh Safavi, senior managing director for consulting firm Accenture’s global healthcare business, shares how payer mergers will affect provider payments.
ACOs that include hospitals have critical advantagesGreg Kennedy, research project manager with the ACO Research Team at the Dartmouth Institute for Healthcare Policy and Clinical Practice at Dartmouth College, shares recent ACO research findings.