THE LATEST INSIGHTS 
Read Caravan's insights to learn more about the strategy behind our successful approach and how we are preparing our partner providers for the future.  


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CMS Unveils New Primary Care Value-Based Payment Models to Start in 2020

In late April, CMS introduced five new value-based payment model options that aim to transform primary care and shift providers to take risk on the cost of care for their patients.

ACO, News, Policy, CMS

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Caravan Health and Idaho Hospital Association Launch Statewide Collaborative ACO

The Idaho Hospital Association (IHA) and Caravan Health today announced Idaho’s first statewide accountable care organization (ACO) for Idaho’s community hospitals.

ACO, News

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Caravan Health and Florida Hospital Association Partner for Statewide Medicare ACO

Caravan Health and the Florida Hospital Association (FHA) have teamed up to strengthen health care for Medicare beneficiaries in Florida. FHA will sponsor a statewide accountable care organization (ACO) under which hospitals throughout the state will work together to provide coordinated, high-quality health care while delivering lower costs for patients.

ACO, News

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New Caravan Health Analysis Evaluates Effect of Payment Law on Community Hospitals

Caravan Health and Margaret Mary Health recently published a white paper exploring the effect of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) on community hospitals.

Policy, MACRA MIPS

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On Demand Webinar: Strategic Implications of CMS's Proposed Rule

What CMS’s Proposed Rule Means for You.

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Caravan Health Launches Largest-Ever Nationwide Collaborative ACO

Caravan Health announced a groundbreaking new collaboration with community health systems across the country. Together with primary, specialty, and hospital providers, Caravan Health is launching a new Caravan Health Collaborative Accountable Care Organization.

ACO, News

News

Caravan Health and Texas Hospital Association Team Up for Texas’ First Statewide ACO

The Texas Hospital Association and Caravan Health introduced a new partnership for Texas hospitals in their missions to improve patient care and achieve financial stability.

ACO, News

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Creating Payment Certainty: How Critical Access Hospitals Can Thrive in Value-Based Care

It’s no secret that Medicare providers will have to transition from fee-for-service to fee-for-value in the next few years in order to sustain their profits. The financial downside to remaining in fee-for-service will soon exceed the risks of transitioning to alternative payment systems.

ACO, Policy, MACRA MIPS

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Why Engagement is Key to Success in a Collaborative ACO

Hear from Darrold Bertsch, CEO at Sakakawea Medical Center and also of Coal Country Community Health Center, about the success his organizations have had participating in a collaborative ACO. According to Bertsch, participating in an ACO is work, but it’s not that hard. Results come with engagement throughout the organization coupled with collaboration and networking with other providers in your community and others within your ACO.

ACO

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