Mitigating Financial Risk in Value-Based Care Models

This article was first published in the Healthcare Financial Management blog on August 11, 2016. The shift from volume- to value-based payment is changing the financial incentives in the health care industry. New payment initiatives such as the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement (BPCI) Initiative and the Medicare Access & Reauthorization Act (MACRA) reflect new Medicare … [Read more...]

Five Strategies to Manage the Cost of Care in Outpatient Settings

This article was originally published in Hospitals & Health Networks, the flagship publication of the American Hospital Association, on May 12, 2015 An organization’s ability to deliver high-quality patient care while effectively managing its financial health has become more critical than ever. As a result, providers are increasingly turning to outpatient care delivery … [Read more...]