Accountable Care Matters

by Lynn Barr

Community Hospital ACOs Can Help Independent Providers Improve their Performance and Simplify Reporting Under MIPS

Caravan Health presents, “MIPS Strategies for Physician/Hospital Track 1 ACOs” Kansas City, MO – May 18, 2017 – Caravan Health encourages hospital CEOs and CFOs, who are making the transition to value-based payments, to fully [...]

May 18th, 2017|Accountable Care Organization, ACO, MACRA|

Everything we know about the American Health Care Act

On May 4, The U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which would repeal key components of the Affordable Care Act and replace them with a Republican counterpart. The bill has [...]

May 16th, 2017|Legislation & Policy, News|

By 2018, 17.5% of All Rural Hospitals will be in an Accountable Care Organization Supported by Caravan Health

May 11, 2017 – Kansas City, MO – As growing health disparities continue to threaten rural America, an increasing number of rural hospitals are transforming their health delivery system through Alternative Payment Models. Caravan Health, [...]

May 10th, 2017|Accountable Care Organization, ACO, Rural Hospitals|

The Importance of Care Coordination Beyond Cost Containment, and the Use of Health Analytics to Reach the Magic Quadrant

Care coordination has been successful in many cases where applied in U.S. health care, but direct association with cost containment is not necessarily one of them. Care coordination is frequently associated to cost containment, especially when [...]

May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Impact of Successful ACO Participation on Rural Hospitals

Lynn Barr, CEO of Caravan Health, was joined by panelists Lee McCall, CEO of Neshoba Hospital & Nursing Home, & Don Wee, CEO of Tri-State Memorial Hospital, as they explored the impact of their 2016 Medicare [...]

April 25th, 2017|Accountable Care Organization, ACO|

Caravan Health Extends Deadline for 2018 ACO Participation to April 30, 2017 

Providers who want to take advantage of value-based reimbursements and avoid MACRA penalties in 2018 must act fast – Caravan Health, the market leader in Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), has extended its deadline for consideration [...]

April 19th, 2017|Accountable Care Organization, ACO|