Navigating Next Steps on Payment Reform

Printed Materials (listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent)

“Mapping a course to measure the impact of payment reform”. Catalyst for Payment Reform. October 25, 2017. Available at

“Progress and Path Forward on Delivery System Reform”. Sandra L. Fryhofer, Meena Seshamani, Karen B. DeSalvo, and Patrick H. Conway. NEJM Catalyst. October 18, 2017. Available at

“Why Value-Based Payment Isn’t Working, and How to Fix It”. Harold D. Miller. Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform. October 2017. Available at

“Opportunities for Private-Sector Entrepreneurship in Health Care Transformation”. Hoangmai Pham and Mark McClellan. NEJM Catalyst. August 10, 2017. Available at

The Future Of Delivery System Reform.” Joseph Antos and James Capretta. Health Affairs Blog. April 20, 2017. Available at

“Payment Reform for Better Value and Medical Innovation”.  Mark B. McClellan, David T. Feinberg, Peter B. Bach, Paul Chew, Patrick Conway, Nick Leschly, Greg Marchand, Michael A. Mussallem, and Dorothy Teeter. Vital Directions for Health and Health Care. March 17, 2017. Available at

Additional Materials (listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent)

“Medicare Delivery System Reform: The Evidence Link”. Kaiser Family Foundation. November 13, 2017. Available at:

“Medicare innovation can spur the next round of payment reform.” Mark McClellan and Mike Leavitt. STAT. October 3, 2017. Available at

“CMS Puts Breaks on Part B Drug Payment Demo”. Joyce Friedman. MedPage Today. October 3, 2017. Available at

“Health Plans Keep Focus on Value as HHS Backs Off Bundling, Payment Reform”. Health Leaders Media. August 20, 2017. Available at

“Reports of Bundled Payments’ Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated”. Tyler Dinwiddie. Decision Resources Group. August 28, 2017. Available at

“MACRA implementation timeline and key dates you should be aware of”. Digirad. August 10, 2017. Available at

“CMS Proposes to Cancel Bundled Payment and Incentive Models”. Jordan Cohen. Health Law & Policy Matters. August 21, 2017.

“Shared Savings for Medicaid Accountable Care Organizations: Design Considerations”. Jim Lloy. Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform. July 2017. Available at

“Savings Reported By CMS Do Not Measure True ACO Savings”. Michael Chernew, Christopher Barbey, and J. Michael McWilliams. Health Affairs Blog. June 19, 2017. Available at

“Hospitals, systems struggle with payment reforms that address health disparities, say researchers.” Jeff Lagasse. Healthcare Finance. June 7, 2017. Available at

“Moving Toward Value-Based Payment for Medicaid Behavioral Health Services”. Michelle Herman Soper, Rachael Matulis, and Christopher Menschner. Center for Health Care Strategies. June 2017. Available at

“CMS Should Continue Innovating Health Care Payment and Delivery”. Gail R. Wilensky and Andy Slavitt. Health Affairs Blog.. May 25, 2017. Available at

“Bundled Payments: Payment Reform With Promise”. Lynn Quincy and Alex Sass. Altarum Healthcare Value Hub. July 2015. Available at

“A Guide To Physician- Focused Alternative Payment Models”. Harold D. Miller and Sandra S. Marks. American Medical Association and Center For Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform.

“The Payment Reform Glossary.” Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform. Available at