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9 in 10 Health Plans Still Tied to FFS Model
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The Catalyst for Payment Reform (CPR), an independent, non-profit group working on behalf of large healthcare purchasers, Tuesday released its first annual National Scorecard on Payment Reform, which showed that 89.1% of these payments are still based on the traditional fee-for-service model and not tied to improving quality outcomes or reducing waste. The balance, 10.9% of payments made by commercial health plans to providers, are value-oriented, CPR determined.