Healthcare’s Next Revolution: Finding Success in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (Executive Report)
A series of revolutions has driven the development of the U.S. healthcare system, enabling dramatic improvements in all aspects of healthcare quality and outcomes over the past century. Although healthcare organizations have focused on moving towards value-based care for decades, the data shows that the shift is indeed taking place and fee-for-service models are declining.
New changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) will help drive this change as revisions to MSSP require ACOs to take on more financial risk earlier. This article covers the following topics:
- Important moments in history that led to today’s current challenges.
- Why financial imperatives drive cultural change in our economic model.
- Ways MSSP can help healthcare organizations achieve financial success.
- How to utilize data to develop better healthcare delivery systems.