Whitepapers 2018-05-14T15:30:25+00:00

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Evaluation of the Comprehensive Primary Care initiative – Fourth Annual Report

May 24th, 2018|CMS, Government Agencies, Health System/ Hospital, Insurance, Medicare, Payment Models, Physician, Primary care, Provider, Value Based|

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY In October 2012, the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) launched the four-year Comprehensive Primary Care (CPC) initiative. The goal [...]

How to Fix the Medicare Shared Savings Program

May 22nd, 2018|ACO (Accountable Care), CMS, Government Agencies, Health System/ Hospital, Insurance, Market Research/ Study, Medicare, Payment Models, Physician, Primary care, Provider, Trends|

EXECUTIVE  SUMMARY Rather than generating savings as expected, the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) has created losses for the Medicare program for four years in a row. Calculations by the Centers for [...]

Changes in Specialty Care Use and Leakage in Medicare Accountable Care Organizations

May 3rd, 2018|ACO (Accountable Care), CMS, Government Agencies, Health System/ Hospital, Insurance, Medicare, Payment Models, Physician, Primary care, Provider|

Reducing specialty leakage is promoted as crucial for accountable care organizations (ACOs). This study finds that Medicare ACOs had modest reductions in specialty use and minimal changes in leakage. ABSTRACT [...]

CMS INNOVATION CENTER Model Implementation and Center Performance

March 27th, 2018|ACO (Accountable Care), CMS, GAO, Government Agencies, Health System/ Hospital, Insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, Payer, Payment Models, Physician, Primary care, Provider, Value Based|

What GAO Found As of March 1, 2018, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (Innovation Center) had implemented 37 models that test new approaches for delivering and paying for health [...]

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