October 3, 2017
Bundled payments, the packaging of all services associated with a single episode of care, is one of the most promising approaches to value-based healthcare. Every indication suggests that bundled care will be critical to the evolution of value-based offerings over the next several years. Now is the time for health plans to seize on this opportunity, to transform the healthcare delivery system so both primary and specialty care can be delivered in a smarter and more cost effective way. This article takes an in-depth look at the latest advancements with a specific focus on special concerns for high-need populations.