Alternative Payment Models
Alternative payment models are becoming more advanced as the government drives to accelerate generated savings. Track and stay ahead of this evolution to identify strategic partnerships and measure results.
Avalere experts are joined by Aledade CEO, Farzad Mostashari, MD, discussing the latest developments coming out of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI).
Last month, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a Request for Application (RFA) for the Bundled Payment for Care Improvement (BPCI) Advanced initiative.
With applications for the new Bundled Payment for Care Improvement (BPCI) Advanced initiative due on March 12, providers have a short window to act.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) have released a Request for Application (RFA) for the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement (BPCI) Advanced Initiative.
As the industry continues to see a shift from volume to value, Avalere experts examine the future of Medicare's Quality Payment Program under a new administration.
Watch this short video of Fred Bentley from our Provider Practice, discuss insights on navigating the transition from volume to value-based care in a changing healthcare environment.
In the final episode of our QPP podcast series, Nelly Ganesan, one of our MACRA experts, talks about the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) optimization.
On January 18, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the new Accountable Care Organization (ACO) participants in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) for 2017.
Fred Bentley fills you in on the core components of the EPM final bundled payment rule and the future of bundled payment models.
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services took another step in shifting Medicare to a value-based payment model that rewards hospitals for delivering better care at a lower cost.
CMS released another mandatory bundled payment proposed rule which will significantly expand the scope of hospitals bearing risk for episodes of care nationally.
In our final bundled payment podcast, Avalere's Adam Borden discusses how the potential updates may impact device manufacturers.
In the third podcast in our bundled payment series, Avalere's Mary Ann Clark discusses how the potential updates may impact device manufacturers.
In episode 2 of our bundled payment podcast series, Avalere's Sally Rodriguez shares how the potential updates may impact post-acute care providers.
Avalere experts say that the impact for most hospitals will be modest.
For the month of August, Avalere will cover what the new proposed changes to existing bundled payment programs could mean for the healthcare industry. In an exclusive podcast series, experts will discuss what the new bundles include and where to go from here. Kicking off this series is Fred Bentley from our Center for Payment and Delivery Innovation.
Shifting to a value-based purchasing (VBP) system provides opportunities to engage payer and provider customers in unique contracting and reimbursement relationships that may optimize market access.
One year after Congress passed the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) in a landslide, the Department of Health and Human Services is implementing this legislation to transform physician payment.
Listen in as Avalere's Biruk Bekele talks about a new model Avalere has developed to help life sciences companies more effectively target ACOs and customize their value propositions in the diabetes space based on ACO performance. The number of ACOs has grown rapidly in the past few years, reflecting the Department of Health and Human Services’ push to move 50% of Medicare spending to value-based payment models by 2018.
Our experts share the lessons that we’ve learned from our extensive experience with the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative. The Bundled Payments for Care Improvement demonstration is a voluntary program sponsored by CMMI in which hospitals, physician group practices, and post-acute care providers accept clinical and financial risk for patients over specified episode time frames post-hospital discharge.