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Executive Briefing

Your Organization Is Ready For VBR When …

By Sarah C. Threnhauser, MPA

About 58% of specialty provider organizations are getting some revenue from value-based reimbursement agreements, and 9.3% have 20% or more of their revenue coming from VBR—a big change (see VBR @ Scale-Changes Required and 2019 OPEN MINDS Performance Management Executive Survey). The health plan speakers at The 2019 OPEN MINDS Performance Management Institute all spoke about the push to increase VBR arrangements in both number and degree of risk sharing. The question for most executive teams is, as VBR arrangements become more common and riskier (financially, speaking), how do you know if your organization is ready? That was the topic of the session, Have You Optimized Your Organization For Value-Based Reimbursement? The OPEN MINDS VBR Assessment, featuring Donald J. Dauman, Senior Vice President of...

Managed care is the dominant Medicaid contracting model, with 73% of the country’s 74.6 million Medicaid enrollees receiving services through health plans at-risk for physical health and acute care services. In states with managed care, the Medicaid program generally contracts with a mixture of local and national private organizations to provide managed care services. Understanding the Medicaid market and the...
On February 6, 2019, OneFifteen, a new non-profit organization launched by Verily, announced plans to open a technology-enabled addiction treatment campus in Dayton, Ohio in the spring of 2019. To create OneFifteen, Verily joined with two local health networks, Kettering Health Network and Premier Health. OneFifteen includes two operating units. OneFifteen Health, a taxable non-profit management services organization, will...

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