TITLE

Reforms cause payers to rethink market approach

AUTHOR(S)
Calhoun, Ron
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Managed Healthcare Executive;Jun2011, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) reform on payers and healthcare providers in the U.S. It notes that reimbursement and care delivery within the PPACA has triggered a shift within the healthcare provider and payer communities. It notes that shift from a volume-based reimbursement methodology to an outcome based reimbursement methodology has presented challenges to macro and micro considerations payers to rethink their market approach.
ACCESSION #
61208283

 

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