Independent Practice Survival in a Value-Based Environment

Lynn Guerrant BSN, MSFebruary 28, 2020

With the advent of MACRA, CMS has begun to shift healthcare reimbursement from fee-for-service to one based on achievement of value-based metrics.  The goals of Value-based care are to improve care quality and lower costs.  Independent providers must overhaul their financial and clinical processes to realize success under the model ...

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Creating a Physician Practice Quality Improvement Team

Lynn Guerrant BSN, MSJanuary 31, 2020

Quality and value seem to be two of the most elusive words in health care today. The debate over how to define, measure, and achieve quality and value, stretches from shore to shore, across all specialties and to the top reaches of our government. While definitions and rules change with startling rapidity, one thing is certain, in order to ...

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