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Most doctors don’t think value-based payment models are the solution to cut healthcare costs and improve quality of care, according to a new survey.
Expectations for health IT investment outpaced every other sector, with 85% of finance executives anticipating high or moderate growth.
Launching an ACO is resource-intensive, and there is no guarantee of success. But there are some strategies that can put you on the right track.
When it comes to health insurance premiums in Medicare Advantage, competition among insurers matters a great deal.
A recent survey suggests ACOs ready to take on increased financial risk, but care delivery changes may dictate the pace of future development.
The number of accountable care organizations is growing, according to a new report.
ACOs can optimize medications to meet quality standards, but some face barriers to such efforts, a new study found.
Hospitals face increasing pressure to reduce readmission rates, and one way to accomplish that goal is to better align with post-acute care providers.
From Kaiser Health News: As Medicare considers paying for knee replacement procedures outside the hospital, doctors debate patient choice and the potential for post-operation complications.
High-cost claimants comprise a big share of healthcare spending, but there are also some promising ways to tackle the issue.