There is an excellent article in the March 10, 2015 issue of Medical Economics magazine by Jeffrey Bendix entitled, “From Quantity to Quality: Meeting the new demands of value-based care.” The article describes how healthcare providers (doctors, hospitals, physical therapists, etc.) are being reimbursed less and less for patient volume and more and more for delivering value. If you pay for volume, you get volume. The thought is that if you pay for value, you get value. Crazy thought! Here are 7 stats from the article: 0% – Amount Medicare paid other than fee for service in 2011 Today 20%1Read Our Blog
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