What Do ACOs Mean for Physician Compensation Models?
(Posted on 7/29/2010 4:31:31 PM)
Musings Blog: Shannon Lorbiecki discusses various physician payment models of the past, and the dilemma in determining how they will be compensated in the future to meet the ACO incentives. More
ACOs Defined, but Many Questions Remain
(Posted on 7/21/2010 5:48:17 PM)
| ||Musings Blog: The definition of an ACO is understandable; however, how they’ll operate is an elusive concept. It’s difficult to comprehend how different providers with their own missions, visions, and leadership teams will come together to function as a single unified structure without walls.|
What Does “Standard of Care” Mean for Physicians, Nurses, and Hospitals?
(Posted on 7/12/2010 11:56:39 AM)
| ||Musings Blog: “Standard of care” has generally meant that care delivered is consistent with the highest quality of care available in the community. However recent research from the Dartmouth Atlas suggests a wide geographic variation in defining the standard.|