The shift towards value-based care has the potential to benefit patients, providers, and payers alike, but it brings about unique challenges for managed care plans. In a new Managed Healthcare Executive article, learn more about value-based care payment models and strategies to apply them successfully in managed care organizations.
A new report in Health Affairs Scholars looks into the challenges that academic health centers (AMCs) face in implementing value-based care models. AMCs provide care that exceeds that of non-AMCs, but features that help them excel may hinder value-based payment models. Key challenges they encounter are rigidity of workflows and the financial agreements they have with practitioners.