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Episodes as a steppingstone to full risk capitation in the shift to value-based payment

May 9, 2022 / By Gretchen Mills

The shift of the U.S. health care system from fee for service (FFS) to value-based care and payment now seems inevitable. To date, the transition has been relatively slow, as […]

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Medical cohort episodes and social determinants: A match made for health equity and program integrity

July 26, 2021 / By Katie Christensen

The COVID-19 pandemic has heightened our awareness of the disparities in health equity: accessibility to health care facilities; individual ability and awareness to attend to health care management; support systems […]

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Aligned incentives through Episodes of Care

May 17, 2021 / By Rick Kresinske

Ever heard a primary care physician (PCP) in a value-based payment (VBP) contract say they shouldn’t be responsible for a patient they’ve never seen? Have your non-PCP, specialty providers (specialists) […]

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Bitcoin and episodes of care: What’s the connection?

March 17, 2021 / By Rick Kresinske

With Bitcoin’s price once again on the rise, I’m strangely reminded of the trajectory we’ve seen for episodes of care, the alternative payment method that covers health care costs for […]