Hospice Value–Based Purchasing Program: A Model Design
作者: Bryan P. Nowak
作者单位: 1Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
刊名: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2016, Vol.52 (6), pp.892-900
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2016.05.028
关键词: Value-based purchasingpay-for-performancehospiceMedicare
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, the U.S. government committed to a transition in payment policy for health care services linking reimbursement to improved health outcomes rather than the volume of services provided. To accomplish this goal, the Department of Health and Human Services is designing and implementing new payment models intended to improve the quality of health care while reducing its cost. Collectively, these novel payment models and programs have been characterized under the moniker of value-based purchasing (VBP), and although many of these models retain a fundamental fee-for-service (FFS) structure, they are seen as essential tools in the evolution away from volume-based health care financing toward a health system that provides “better...
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