There is a real opportunity to reshape the way healthcare is delivered and paid for with bundled payments. Through data sharing, analytics and benchmarks, payers can empower providers to collaborate and reduce waste while producing positive health outcomes.
Bundled Payments: Insights for Payers to Pave the Way for Success
Bundled payments, the packaging of all services associated with a single episode of care, is one of the most promising approaches to value-based healthcare. Every indication suggests that bundled care will be critical to the evolution of value-based offerings over the next several years. Now is the time for health plans to seize on this opportunity, to transform the healthcare delivery system so both primary and specialty care can be delivered in a smarter and more cost effective way. This article takes an in-depth look at the latest advancements with a specific focus on special concerns for high-need populations.