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The Case for Strategic Partnerships
HealthLeaders Media

As payers, patients, and the federal government raise standards of reimbursement beyond the provision of services and toward accountability for outcomes, many healthcare organizations are realizing they’re too small. Or they’re too focused on the hospital business. Or they don’t have the proper geographic coverage.

The reasons your organization may need a strategic partner are myriad. In some cases, the partner provides scale. In others, it may provide expertise or share in the risk associated with participation in pilot programs for bundled payments or other risk-based reimbursement.