posts tagged as MACRA

By Sal Renzo | March 22, 2017

MACRA: A Step Forward in the Transition to Value-based Care by Aligning Hospitals & Physicians

Through the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is putting clinicians on the path to value-based care in the same vein of hospitals and post-acute care providers... read more

Why Hospitals Should Look for Ways to Transform Their Business Models

Political uncertainty aside, it's a tough environment for hospitals. Patrick Pilch recently spoke to HFM Magazine about what hospitals should expect in the near-term - and what trends they should keep an eye on - to remain financially... read more

By Patrick Pilch | December 06, 2016

Providers: Don't Put Your Value-Based Initiatives on Hold

With the transition to a new administration, there is often a time lapse for certain initiatives that may continue or continue in a different form from the previous administration. At BDO, we are expecting a brief slowdown in value-based... read more

Risks Loom As Hospitals Morph Their Business Models

The accelerating trend of healthcare consolidation begs the question whether hospitals are properly positioning themselves to take on these new business models, and three unique headwinds underscore the need to do so quickly. read more

By William Bithoney | January 05, 2016

Quality Performance Needs a Boost? You Have 500 Choices

Quality is becoming the bar against which all things are measured (and paid) in healthcare, but tracking the relevant data is exceedingly complex.  read more