The nation's health care system is undergoing dramatic change as the country shifts to a value-base business model. The pace of the transition varies by market, but hospitals, care systems and other providers must be proactive. This guide provides specific guidance related to assessment, and financial, operational and implementation issues organizations should examine as they consider value-based contracting arrangements.
AHA Center for Health Innovation Market Scan
Seemingly everyone agrees that consumers should have a stronger voice in value-driven health care and how benefit plans are designed. What hasn't been clear,…
Hospital Outpatient Department (HOPD) Costs Higher than Physician Offices Due to Additional Capabilities, Regulations
Americans rely heavily on hospitals to provide 24/7 access to care for all types of patients, to serve as a safety net provider for vulnerable populations and…
Seventy-one percent of respondents predict that, over the next five years, their organization will increase collaboration with other providers and payers on…
AHA shares Value-Based Care recommendations with Congressional Caucus.
AHA comments on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ hospital inpatient prospective payment system proposed rule for fiscal year 2019.
AHA comments on CMS's request for information on a new direction for the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI).