The new Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (to be in effect on January 2019) institute new reimbursement guidelines for biosimilars under the Medicare coverage gap discount program that remove disincentives for biosimilar uptake and level the playing field for the future market place.
By using a patient-centered, physician-led model of care, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) of Michigan lowers recidivism and healthcare costs.
Across the country more states are taking steps to limit patients’ exposure to surprise out-of-network bills.
A West survey has revealing findings about patient satisfaction.
In lines of care where improved outcomes aren’t paired with bonus payments, motivating providers and members to close gaps in care can be difficult.
Alhough interest in value-based compensation for physicians continues to rise, trying to implement new payment systems is complex. Here's how to do it.
In order to survive as a managed care organization, it’s important to stay on top of policy changes and reimbursement trends.
Although CMS released the final rule for MACRA in October, there is still quite a bit of confusion.
While the second feed may not change providers’ actions in terms of the strategy they’re implementing for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement program, the findings should change their expectations.