February 6, 2015
13 Consumer and Purchaser Organizations Comment on ACOs and the Future of Health Information Technology
The Consumer-Purchaser Alliance submitted comments in response to proposed rules from CMS on the Medicare Shared Savings Program and the Federal HIT Strategic Plan.
January 12, 2015
C-P Alliance's ACO Discussion Forum featured presentations and discussions focused on opportunities to ensure ACOs reach their full potential. An agenda, speaker slides, and recoding are available here.
C-P Alliance Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule Analysis
Medicare physician quality and payment programs make steady progress toward value purchasing.
C-P Alliance Hospital Final Rule Analysis
Medicare inpatient programs outperform ambulatory programs in advancing value purchasing.
C-P Alliance Co-Chairs Promote Consumer and Purchaser Priorities in Public-Private Collaboration
Debra Ness and Bill Kramer participated in the launch of the HHS-led Health Care Payment Learning & Action Network. Missed the launch? You can see Debra's comments on the multi-stakeholder panel and hear President Obama's comments here.
The Health Care Transformation Task Force Aims to Accelerate Trend Towards Value-Based Care
C-P Alliance co-chair organizations, Pacific Business Group on Health and National Partnership for Women & Families, to paritcipate in a 28-member task force aimed at moving from volume to value.
How the Health Law is Using Medicare to Improve Hospital Quality
The C-P Alliance continues to play an instumental role in improving hospital public reporting and quality.