Accountable Care Matters

by Lynn Barr

Research Shows ACO Enablers Reduce Risk and Increase Financial Success

Chilmark Research Vendors released a March 2017 study assessing Accountable Care Organization (ACO) model growth and evolution. The study, titled Reducing the Risk: Vendors Enabling the ACO, examined two ACO options – ACOs who “own [...]

March 21st, 2017|Accountable Care Organization, ACO|

Caravan Health Partners with NRHA to Educate Providers on the Benefits of ACOs for Rural Patients and Providers

Caravan Health, the national leader in helping providers navigate the journey to value-based care, is joining forces with the National Rural Health Association to educate the market on ACO advantages and best practices. Kansas City, [...]

March 6th, 2017|Accountable Care Organization, ACO|

New Administration Sends Positive Smoke Signals About Value-Based Payments

Last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a delay in publishing the final rules regarding the new mandatory cardiac and joint bundled payment programs. Significantly, CMS did not delay the start dates [...]

February 20th, 2017|CMS, Legislation & Policy|

Caravan Health Enters into Value-Based Agreement with Humana in Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma

Relationship will help create healthier communities, improve quality and reduce costs of health care services OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Feb. 16, 2017 – Humana Medicare Advantage members in Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma have more access [...]

February 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Caravan Health Announces New Webinars for CPC+ Participants

Caravan Health is pleased to announce that Vice President of Business Development Sue Deitz will be offering new webinars for providers who are participating in the CPC+ program. These webinars will equip participants with guidance [...]

February 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Caravan Health Offers Congratulations to the Newly Accepted Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) Participants

On behalf of the Caravan Health team, congratulations and best wishes to the newly accepted CPC+ participants!  By taking part in CPC+, these practices will help shape the future of primary care in this country. [...]

January 26th, 2017|CPC+|