Healthcare providers are ready and planning to assume increased levels of risk through commercial payer and Medicare contracting models and Medicare Advantage, according to a new Guidehouse analysis based on a survey conducted by HFMA. Results from the survey of 170 hospital and health system senior finance executives also show providers are partnering on or launching provider-sponsored health plans (PSHPs) as a part of their risk-assumption strategy.
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With most health systems anticipating continued downward pressure on margins, accepting risk can represent a lever for revenue growth — as long as providers clarify internal accountabilities and commit enough of their resources to risk-based models. These results show the value-based movement may be coming full circle, and this time providers will benefit from previous experiences in designing their approach.”
Guidehouse Managing Director and Healthcare Value
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