Blog posts tagged "Cost"

Making Sense of MACRA

Blog - August 11, 2016
Meredith Roberts Tomasi

MACRA’s Quality Payment Program implementation date is mere months away (although there are petitions to delay by 6 to 12 months). Nonetheless, with 962 pages of draft rules to unravel – knowing what you need has never been more important. Those 962 pages are important. But they don’t all apply to everyone. That’s where organizations like Q Corp come in.

10 Tips for Getting Started with Payment Reform

Blog - December 23, 2015
Meredith Roberts Tomasi

Payment reform is a hot topic currently. Everyone is talking about how important altering payment mechanisms is, but progress in implementing payment changes has been slow. In recognition of the lessons we have learned, I’d like to offer 10 tips for getting started with payment reform.

Redesigning Primary Care: Efforts from the Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative

Blog - March 12, 2015
David Dorr, MD, MS, and Raja Cholan, Care Management Plus

Concerns around health care costs and quality remain at the forefront several years after the passage of the Affordable Care Act, and policymakers in the United States are eager to learn more about innovative efforts to redesign care delivery and provider payment.