January 24, 2020
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HealthExec | January 21, 2020    
More accountable care organizations are taking on downside financial risk in the Medicare Shared Savings Program than ever before, with 37% in the program today participating in these arrangements.  This is a notable increase in the number of downside-risk ACOs, according to an  analysis from Avalere Health . By comparison, just 10% of ACOs assumed downside risk annually from 2012 to 2017. .. READ MORE    

McKnight's Long Term Care News | January 20, 2020    
Post-acute care providers will be forced to demonstrate their value in more care settings as payment models evolve in the coming years, according to  a new report by Avalere Health.
Most providers (95%) will be subject to new payment models in 2020 and 2021, say report authors, who forecasted healthcare trends to expect this year. Operators also will have to switch gears as the payment market evolves and places more focus on value-based care, the authors noted . .. READ MORE    

Becker's Hosptital Review | January 21, 2019 
The healthcare industry has tried to parse the seemingly paradoxical relationship between volume and value for years. Can the two models exist side by side? Should providers eventually transition entirely to one model over the other?  Healthcare media coverage often describes the hospital "journey from volume to value," suggesting volume-based healthcare is considered the model of the past, one that will eventually be abandoned for a future rooted in value-based care. . . READ MORE   
Roji Health Intelligence | January 22, 2020    
As the millennium's third decade begins, Risk has taken hold as THE strategy for tackling health care costs. Virtually overnight (in health care years) the industry has moved-albeit not uniformly-to accept Risk. This transition is already beginning to impact hospitals and hospital-based systems, and raises serious questions about the viability of their role as the primary financial engine bankrolling health care operations, reforms and modernization... READ MORE    

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