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Social risk is the flour, not the icing, in baking the cake of value-based care

March 14, 2022 / By Melissa Clarke, MD

Population health, and the payment arrangements it supports, cannot be done successfully without incorporating social risk. Adoption of value-based payment The decade since the passage of the 2010 Affordable Care […]

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Webinar: Physician payment models – Understanding MIPS and APMs

With Samuel Young, MD, Cheryl Manchenton, RN

3M experts Cheryl Manchenton and Dr. Samuel Young examine the two paths for Quality Payment Program (QPP) provider participation: the merit-based, incentive payment system (MIPS) and the advanced alternative payment […]

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HCCs: A frequent factor in the value equation

February 20, 2017 / By Kristine Daynes

Shifting from volume-driven to value-based healthcare wouldn’t be so difficult if value meant just one thing. But every payer and value-based program defines value to suit its own purposes—on good […]

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Why should a primary care physician consider readmission rates as a reasonable quality-of-care indicator?

December 5, 2016 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

“Readmission rates apply to hospitals.  As a primary care physician, I don’t have control over hospitals so why should I be on the hook for this?”  This is a question […]

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Observations from the corner of Medicare Advantage and MACRA

November 2, 2016 / By Clark Cameron, Gretchen Mills

In early October, CMS surprised everyone and published the highly anticipated Final Rule on MACRA well ahead of schedule. A number of blogs have since provided high-level summaries of the […]

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MACRA Proposed Rule: What it means for Medicare Advantage

May 13, 2016 / By Gretchen Mills

On April 27, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to implement key provisions of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of […]