“As America strives for positive changes to the healthcare system, it may find the greatest advancements for value-based care in Medicare Advantage plans,” according to an article by HealthPayerIntelligence.com.
Dr. William Shrank, Humana’s Chief Medical and Corporate Affairs Officer, was interviewed.
“We can be flexible, personalize, leverage, and a remarkable data source to be both precise about the needs of members, and to share that data with providers in a nimble way,” he said. “So if a provider is taking risks in partnering with us as compared to doing so directly with the government, we think there are a lot of advantages.
“As a result, we’re able to really accelerate the move towards value-based care and the likelihood that we will be successful in that endeavor.”
Read the full article here.