TITLE

Provider Alignment Is Integral to Future Success

AUTHOR(S)
Zucker, Michael C.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Fall2010, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the issues in healthcare industry in the U.S. He mentions the way healthcare is paid which is known as the traditional fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare program that is likely to end as the reimbursement policy has a shift toward pay-for-performance, value-based purchasing and bundled pricing. He also mentions the Baptist Health System (BHS) of Vanguard Health System in San Antonio, Texas.
ACCESSION #
57207662

 

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