Archive for July 2020
Capitation – The “C” Word
For years, if not decades, we have been hearing about healthcare reimbursement transitioning from a fee for service system to a value-based system. Until recently these predictions were much like the song “tomorrow” from the movie Annie, where tomorrow is “always a day away.” Oddly enough, it may be the Covid-19 pandemic that creates the…Read More
Value Based Reimbursement. The time is now.
Throughout history major events have produced lasting impacts on this country often times bringing about quick, dramatic changes in many aspects of our lives. 9/11 forever changed how we travel in this country. World War II made this country into a world superpower and gave birth to our current system of employer-based health insurance. It…Read More
COVID – The Second Wave
Covid-19. Get ready for the Second Wave. I wrote a blog post on March 23rd about Covid-19 and the concern for what could happen. That was just over 3 months ago. On March 23rd we had 34,000 cases in this country and our case count was increasing by 9,000 case per day. The…Read More