Community health information sharing platforms are cropping up to give healthcare providers a more holistic view of their patients’ needs and challenges as well as capture interactions with other social service agencies. That, in turn, is helping to improve patients’ care and their quality of life.
Many physicians may not realize the extent to which both Medicare and private insurers have already implemented value-based care compensation models.
The proposed new rule would make it harder for accountable care organizations to realize the financial benefits of participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program without also taking on more financial risk.
Partnership of six associations aims to give private practices a voice in changing healthcare environment.