Category “Future of Healthcare”

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Bundled Payments in 2017

The drive toward value-based health care in general, and bundled payments in particular, which gained significant momentum under former President Barack Obama, still appears to be moving forward. But the election upset that aligned a Republican President with a Republican-controlled Congress is tapping the brakes, at least slightly. Alternative payment…

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Posted In: Future of Healthcare, General On: Tuesday, 13 June, 2017
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Coordinated Care and Value-based Care in 2017

The fate of the Affordable Care Act is still to be decided, but it’s likely that several provisions related to cost, quality, and patient satisfaction will continue to merit attention, including initiatives that reward providers for higher quality care, effective care coordination, and better clinical outcomes. The fee-for-service model that…

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Posted In: Future of Healthcare, General, Quality, Efficiency, Utilization On: Tuesday, 23 May, 2017
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Repealing the Affordable Care Act: What a Repeal Could Mean for You

Repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA): that was the ongoing mantra of the Congressional Republican majority these past months, leading to legislation aimed at dismantling key provisions of the ACA. Although the bill was shuffled away before a decisive Congressional vote could take place, Republicans vow that this…

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Posted In: Future of Healthcare, General, Quality, Efficiency, Utilization On: Tuesday, 2 May, 2017
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What is the State of the Doctor Shortage in 2017?

What would we do without physicians? The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) has released an updated report this year, confirming the findings from 2015 and predicting a physician shortage ranging from 61,700 to 94,700 by the year 2025. A projected shortage of approximately 14,900 to 35,600 primary care physicians…

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Posted In: Future of Healthcare, General, Quality, Efficiency, Utilization On: Tuesday, 25 April, 2017
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How ACOs Could Become the Norm for Medicaid

Value over volume is the thing of the future. Individual fee-for-service methods are gradually giving way to more integrated, coordinated patient-centered care. Over the years, this shift to value-based care has prompted hospitals, healthcare providers, and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to come up with alternative ways…

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Posted In: Future of Healthcare, General On: Tuesday, 11 April, 2017
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