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|Title:||Will Bundling Work in Rural America? Analysis of the Feasibility and Consequences of Bundled Payments for Rural Health Providers and Patients|
|Abstract:||This report evaluates how changing payment structure by bundling reimbursement payments for acute- and post-acute care episodes may affect existing and emerging relationships between rural and urban-based providers. It assesses the financial and quality challenges - and potential unintended consequences for rural providers and patients - of implementing this payment structure. It explores the possible impact on quality of care delivered under a facility-physician bundled payment system, suggests measurement opportunities to evaluate the quality of care delivered under a facility-physician bundled payment system, and describes potential modifications to current bundling proposals that will help address rural-specific issues. The report includes tables and references.|
|Size:||8 1/2" x 11"|
|Author(s):||Robert Town, PhD, Walter Gregg, MA, MPH, Ira Moscovice, PhD, Shailendra Prsasad, MBBS, MPH|