Journey To Value: The State Of Value-Based Reimbursement In 2016

Journey to Value: The State of Value-Based Reimbursement in 2016

  • June 13, 2016

There's no turning back from value-based care and value-based reimbursement. Payers are 58% along the continuum to VBR, up from 48% in 2014. And Providers are now 50% down the road to value. That's according to a national study of 465 payers and hospitals conducted by ORC International and commissioned by McKesson. Yet despite tremendous growth in capitation/global payments, pay for performance, and episode of care/bundled payments, many payers and providers still face obstacles in the transition to value-based care. See where healthcare stands in its journey to value and what it means for the industry in Journey to Value: The State…

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Five Steps Payers Can Take To Make Provider Directories Accurate

Five Steps Payers Can Take to Make Provider Directories Accurate

  • April 14, 2016

With fines being levied at payers who don't keep their provider directories current, it's time to rethink the old and onerous ways many payers keep track of their networks. There are five important steps payers should take to simplify and dramatically improve an otherwise complex system. Read the article

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Five Ways To Improve Medi-Cal Claims Processing

Five Ways to Improve Medi-Cal Claims Processing

  • September 23, 2015

About 12 million Californians are enrolled in Medi-Cal, the state’s Medicaid program. But many providers find that Medi-Cal claims are challenging to manage, leading to claim denials and lost or delayed revenue. The good news: RelayHealth Financial’s research revealed five actions hospitals can take to improve Medi-Cal claim processing, speed reimbursement, and reduce denial rates. Learn more about these five actions and how to implement them. Read now or download and read later

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Health Plan Of San Joaquin Chooses McKesson For Network Management

Health Plan of San Joaquin chooses McKesson for Network Management

  • July 14, 2015

Today we announced that Health Plan of San Joaquin has licensed McKesson Contract Manager to help automate its contracting and better engage providers.  Health Plan of San Joaquin serves more than 300,000 Medicaid members in California's Central Valley. Get the full story here. Read the news release

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Ten Things You Can Do Today To Align To Value-Based Reimbursement Models

Ten Things You Can Do Today to Align to Value-Based Reimbursement Models

  • April 12, 2015

Download and share the white paper now We knew value-based reimbursement models had momentum. Now they have a mandate. In January, the US Department of Health and Human Services announced an initiative to make alternative payment the standard for 50% of Medicare reimbursement by 2018. HHS wants 30% of payments to be tied to quality or value by 2016, increasing to 50% by 2018. Is your organization ready? If not, what do you have to do to get ready? And where can you turn for resources that will help you make the transition from volume to value? We've answered those questions…

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The Top 10 Things Payers And Providers Can Do Today To Start Aligning With VBR Tomorrow

The Top 10 Things Payers and Providers Can Do Today to Start Aligning with VBR Tomorrow

  • March 11, 2015

CMS set a goal of having value-based payments account for 50% of Medicare reimbursement by 2018. It's equally ambitious and daunting for many payers. But in this new white paper, The Top 10 Things Payers and Providers Can Do Today to Start Aligning with VBR Tomorrow, McKesson offers a proven 10-step plan that can help payers and providers work together to accelerate their journey to value and improve their odds of achieving these regulatory goals. Read now or download and read later

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