One of the most common competencies needed to work effectively with a value-based reimbursement (VBR) contract is sufficient data management skills to address the financial risk. This starts with adopting an integrated tech platform and making investments in technology infrastructure and data analytics so that the organization can integrate data from multiple sources, meaningfully analyze data for business intelligence, and inform stakeholders from front-line, to clinicians, to management, to payers, to health plans. After provider organizations have invested in the technology infrastructure needed for success in a performance-driven environment, there are five tech competencies that must be . . .