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Value-Based Purchasing Creates Opportunities for Effective Partnerships

 In this ASA Aging Today article from Feb 2016, Bruce Chernoff, President and CEO of the SCAN Foundation, surveys the new and changing value-based health care landscape, identifying how novel payment and delivery paradigms present opportunities for community-based organizations (CBOs) to integrate with health providers to improve care, lower medical costs, and diversify and strengthen their financial sustainability.

The article provides an overview of the challenges CBOs might reasonably face as they wade into the integrated care environment, and details the solutions they can adopt to overcome them and thrive in these “unfamiliar waters”.

 

Value-Based Purchasing Creates Opportunities for Effective Partnerships