Issue Brief: Medicare's Bundled Payment Initiatives: Considerations for Providers

This issue brief describes the evolution of bundling within the Medicare program; the opportunities bundling creates for hospitals and post-acute care providers; the challenges providers have encountered in recent initiatives; the issues providers should consider when entering a bundled payment program; and policy considerations associated with a broader expansion of bundling initiatives in Medicare.

issbrief-bundledpmt.pdf

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