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Value-Based Payment Initiatives Really Do Require Paradigm Shifts (No Joke!)

  With so many different interest groups touting value-based payments (VBP) as the key to reform of our fragmented and expensive health care system, too little attention is being devoted to the paradigm shift that value-based payments require. In a traditional volume-based fee-for-service contract between an insurance company and a provider organization, the “levers” that each party gets to move are straightforward.  Insurance companies have... Read More