Managed Health Care Connect January 11, 2019
Julie Gould

Within health care systems, value-based care and other quality initiatives have continued to grow in popularity with an estimated 4% annual increase in value-based payments and roughly 7% average annual increase in participation in major clinical registry programs. These results were outlined in health care quality solutions provider Q-Centrix’s new report, Healthcare Quality Industry: Data and Perspectives Annual Report.

“This latest quality industry report suggests growth in value-based payments is expected to continue amid an ever-evolving quality reporting environment,” Q-Centrix CEO Milton Silva-Craig, said in a statement. “As changes in best medical practices and government regulation and policy updates influence annual additions and removals of performance measures, and hospitals’ desires around performance improvement shift, it is critical we gain a clearer...