Sharp Rees-Stealy swung into action during the pandemic, ensuring those who might be infected with COVID-19 could be seen and treated safely, and providing a safe environment for routine patient care.
Ingredients for Success in Value-based Payment: The Case of Medicare Advantage “Stars” Quality Ratings
A recent study in "Medical Care" suggests that health plans that contract with physicians who are more exposed to the quality measures established under a value arrangement are more likely to succeed.
As a pediatrician, I have one of the best jobs in health care: keeping children healthy. It’s also a tremendous responsibility.
In 2009, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts launched a value-based payment model. Researchers analyzed eight years of data and found spending was lower and quality higher than the control group.
The five CAPP pillars of accountable care—physician leadership, HIT, care coordination, quality measurement, and outcomes-based payment—work together to not only address the physical needs of our [...]
As the organization that worked with researchers to define the foundations of the first “accountable care” models, CAPP is keenly interested in performance data on how ACOs and other accountable [...]
The doctors of the Council of Accountable Physician Practices (CAPP) want policymakers to know that now is not the time to pull back from health care payment models that reward value over volume. [...]
Norman Chenven, M.D., Acting Chair, Council of Accountable Physician Practices The nation’s political landscape is in full bloom with politicians lining up to share their vision of healthcare [...]
As the “repeal or replace” debate over the structure of America’s healthcare system continues, the Council of Accountable Physician Practices (CAPP) urges decisionmakers to focus on healthcare [...]
Keynote Speech Cites Physician-Driven Innovation and Technologies to Re-invent Health Care Delivery Washington, DC – With health care now 18 percent of the Gross National Product and climbing [...]