Planning for Payment Models of the Future
Will the Patients You See Today Be The Same Ten Years From Now?
As the healthcare industry transitions to new payment models that reward an enhanced patient experience (as opposed to sheer volume), healthcare systems are under pressure to embrace innovative ways of planning how they will manage the care of patients while managing costs. By looking at trends related to the inpatient admissions that have the highest impact, which can be calculated by multiplying total variable costs by volume, health systems can prepare now for how they will provide quality care in the future and remain financially sustainable. Read the full post.