Tag Archives: Valuebased

Value-based care is boosting the value prop for interoperability

As part of its mandate for more widespread interoperability, The 21st Century Cures Act called on the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT to create a Trusted Exchange Framework, and Common Agreement, outlining an inclusive vision for how healthcare data can and should be exchanged among stakeholders and care settings. ONC’s draft of… Read More »

Value-based purchasing takes hold: More than half of hospitals paid as part of the program

More providers will receive the benefit of the $ 1.9 billion available in payments than those that will get a negative adjustment from the hospital value-based purchasing program, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced today. For FY 2019, 55 percent, more than 1,550 hospitals, will receive higher Medicare payments. The highest performing hospital… Read More »