Payer Summit, Payment Adjustments, Payment Models and More
This week’s BioBlog focuses on strategies for payers, payment adjustments, contradictions to popular notions, and more.
This article from AJMC.com provides preliminary responses to the following questions: What are some of the challenges that clinical practices will face as they implement the Medicare Oncology Care Model (OCM)? What are some of the strategies that have worked for practices using similar payment models? These were some of the questions discussed at the Payer Exchange Summit V.
This informational piece from ASCO briefly explains the PQRS and QRUR and where practices can view their reports.
This article from AJMC.com outlines the findings of a study that contradicts popular notions regarding the cost of cancer care.
U.S. Health Care System is Progressing in the Adoption of Alternative Payment Models that Promote Quality and Value
A new report from the Health Care Payment Learning & Action Network finds that public and private health plans are taking steps to tie payments to care that provide quality and value
In this piece from AIS Health, Steve Miller, M.D., senior vice president and chief medical officer for Express Scripts shares his thoughts on some current industry trends.