Healthcare Financial Management. June 2014, Vol. 68 Issue 6, p116, 7 p.
Health care industry, Company business management, Market trend/market analysis, Health care industry -- Services, Health care industry -- Management, Medical protocols -- Analysis, Medical care -- Quality management, and Medical care -- Forecasts and trends
One important means by which healthcare providers can improve care quality, reduce costs, and deliver greater value is to focus on finding ways to standardize and replicate best practices across [...]
MEDICAL care, PAYMENT systems, HOSPITALS, and MEDICAL care costs -- United States
The following six-step process can enable a health system to develop a sustainable bundled payment program: Commit organizationally to care redesign. Determine which types of bundles to offer. Identify target customers. Assess market and customer needs. Design the bundles. Use rapid prototyping to accelerate rollout. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]