ALTERNATIVE PAYMENTS ARE HERE TO STAY
HHS has set a goal of tying 50% of traditional, or fee-for-service, Medicare payments to quality or value through alternative payment models by the end of 2018.1
2. Vantage CPS Executive Introduction/Smith & Nephew. Avalere Health. February 2016.
MANY HOSPITALS NEED TO LOWER
COSTS TO AVOID PENALTIES
An estimated 60% of all CJR hospitals may face CMS penalties due to their current cost structure.2