Alternative Payment Models

Policy & Value-Based Care

Value-Based Care, Medicare Advantage Become Talking Points at AMA

Nov. 16, 2023
Value-based contracting and Medicare Advantage became major focuses of attention at the Interim Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates
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N.C. Collaborative Launches With Focus on Equity, Aligned Quality Measures

Feb. 3, 2023
North Carolina is one of four states taking part in the State Transformation Collaborative to accelerate the movement toward advanced payment models.
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Year in Review: Value-Based Care and Alternative Payment Models

Dec. 28, 2022
Dora Hughes, M.D., M.P.H., chief medical officer at the CMS Innovation Center, said the center’s 10-year anniversary was a good time to look both back and forward at how its models...
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Blue Cross Pulls Out of Vermont All-Payer ACO for 2023

Dec. 27, 2022
Insurer cites “lack of tangible quality outcomes, inability to bend the cost curve, and the new data approach that introduces concerns about security and privacy”
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Evaluation Details Progress on Primary Care First Model

Dec. 20, 2022
Mathematica’s evaluation says preliminary data suggests most practices in Cohort 1 will meet benchmarks for quality measures on diabetes control, high blood pressure control, ...
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Fowler Describes CMMI’s Challenges, Work on New Payment Models

Dec. 14, 2022
Elizabeth Fowler, director of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, engages in a lively virtual Q&A with the Penn Medicine community in Philadelphia