White Papers

Our white paper library gives you access to the latest research, reports, and analysis. Our white papers present in-depth and informed perspectives on a broad spectrum of healthcare management issues and topics.

Becoming an ACO - 7 Steps to Better Health

These seven steps can help you make better financial decisions and set your ACO on the path to success.

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Managing Changing Payment Models: A step-by-step approach

Transformation is more manageable than might be expected. See how many healthcare systems have had success with an incremental approach to taking on new risk contracts for cost and quality.

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Share the Savings - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ACO Programs

The CMS has started three accountable care organization (ACO) programs that physician leaders and healthcare executives need to know about. These CMS programs offer financial rewards in exchange for providers delivering better quality care at a lower price. Get equipped for participating in CMS or in other payer-shared savings programs.

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The right care at the right time Population Health and Risk Management as an ACO

ACOs primary goal is to provide coordinated, high quality care to their Medicare patients. So, how do you ensure your patients receive the right care at the right time, while avoiding unnecessary duplication of services and preventing medical errors? Learn how to assess and plan to become a successful ACO.

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Value-based Care: Evaluating Contract Profitability

How do you approach gathering quality and cost-related data and leveraging technology and analytical expertise to drive risk-based contract success? Need to understand some of the challenges involved with performing population-level analyses, developing cost accounting and profitability analyses across care settings, etc.?

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