CMS Innovation Center’s Role in Improving Value-based Care


Jeremy Earl said that the CMS [Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services] Innovation Center has been “the most promising” Affordable Care Act innovation for reducing healthcare spending, particularly from its bundled payments and chronic care joint program initiatives. These have “made providers more accountable for the quality of care they provide,” he continued, which “definitely has played a part in the shift to paying providers for value.” Read the full article