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January 08, 2020

Physician Engagement: How to Address this Challenge through Successful Value-Based Care

Health care providers are experiencing a paradigm shift as fee-for-service models are dying out and value-based care becomes the norm. This poses a serious challenge to community health systems and the physicians who are critical to care delivery.

ACO

January 02, 2020

Highlights from Caravan Health’s Fourth Annual Accountable Care Symposium

Last week Caravan Health hosted its 4th annual Accountable Care Symposium. Held in Scottsdale, Arizona, the Symposium was the largest attended to date. The two-day event included keynote speakers, breakout sessions, ACO award winners, and ample time for professional networking. Continuing Medical Education credits were available to health care professionals and for the first time, an interactive app was available for attendees and proved to be a successful tool.

News, Events

December 11, 2019

With Caravan Health, You Can Make the Numbers Work in Value-based Care

As 2019 comes to a close, all of us at Caravan Health are reflecting on the tremendous progress of the past year.

News

December 04, 2019

Understanding Primary Care First – Webinar Recording Available

Since the CMS announcement back in April 2019, we have been eagerly awaiting the details of Primary Care First, a new advanced primary care initiative. CMS released a detailed request for application last month, answering many questions, laying out a timeline for participation, and inviting applications.

November 22, 2019

Upcoming at the Symposium – How to Excel at Patient Care through Technology and Data Sharing

At this year’s Accountable Care Symposium, we can look forward to Caravan Health Technology Program Specialist Penny Morris telling us more about how technology and data sharing lead to patient care excellence.

MACRA MIPS, Events

November 15, 2019

Caravan and Polsinelli Explain Proposed Rules on Physician Self-Referral and Anti-Kickback Statutes

Caravan Health Founder Lynn Barr and Neal Shah, a shareholder in Polsinelli’s health care law practice, recently presented a webinar explaining the details about two newly released proposed rules. These highly anticipated rules propose exceptions to the Physician Self-Referral Law (Stark Law) and safe harbors for the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS) that would make it easier for providers to participate in value-based health care arrangements.

ACO, Policy

November 08, 2019

The 5 Habits of Successful ACOs

CMS has made it clear that value-based care soon won’t be optional for providers in Medicare. Even our rural partners will have to get into risk before long. CMS is planning to announce a new rural model later this year.

ACO, Policy, MACRA MIPS

October 23, 2019

Caravan Health and Partner ACOs Celebrate Success in the ACO Investment Model

Caravan Health Founder Lynn Barr hosted a webinar to review the outstanding results from the second year evaluation of the AIM program. Caravan played an important role in AIM, recruiting half of rural participants that earned 60 percent of savings for Medicare.

ACO, CMS

October 02, 2019

More Myths and Misconceptions Around ACO Success

Don’t Let Misunderstandings about ACOs Hold You Back from Value-Based Care Success There is no better time to join an ACO than right now, but providers must cut through a lot of noise to get to the truth about the benefits of being in an ACO.

ACO

September 20, 2019

Year Two Results for ACO Investment Model Show Rural Value-Based Payment is Stronger Than Ever

Last week, CMS published the second year evaluation of the ACO Investment Model (AIM). AIM provided two years of upfront funds to smaller rural accountable care organizations venturing into value-based payment.

ACO, News, Policy

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