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Fee For Care vs. Fee For Service

Research examines potential for savings with bundled payments Moving U.S. health care from fee-for-service to a system of bundled payments for providers is one of the best ways to control health care costs, according to Rand Corp. researchers. U.S. government estimates peg the savings at $1 billion a year, but the Rand team said applying the concept to six common chronic diseases would boost savings even higher.

http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-HealthcareReform/idUSTRE5AA4YV20091111

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November 12, 2009 - Posted by | Health care delivery, healthcare, Reimbursement | , , ,

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