Managing changing payment models: A step-by-step approach

May 15, 2013

Providers embrace change to survive healthcare reform It’s becoming increasingly clear that the fee-for-service payment system for healthcare in the U.S. has contributed to higher costs and lower quality. New laws, such as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, seek to reverse this trend by promoting new payment models to motivate healthcare providers to deliver better care at lower cost.

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Henry Ford Allegiance Health is a community-owned and locally-governed health system. We are proudly entering our 10th decade of serving the people of south central Michigan with local, high-quality health care. We staff our facilities with exceptional, caring professionals who are dedicated to the health and well-being of the communities we serve. Comprised of more than 40 different facilities, our system reaches residents of Jackson, Hillsdale, Lenawee, Ingham, Calhoun and Washtenaw counties and beyond. At Henry Ford Allegiance Health, we believe our community is best served by having the most advanced medical services combined with a progressive philosophy of overall wellness. Together, these two approaches will help our community become the healthiest in Michigan – our vision.

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