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Healthcare Reform: Reshaping Physician Relationships for Good
Becker's Hospital Review

The recent enactment of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act served as a call to action for health plans to tackle the tremendous cost pressures facing healthcare (which are not directly addressed by the legislation) and to take on the structural components of our care delivery and compensation systems that sustain systematic inefficiencies. At the core of this is health plans’ efforts to address the lack of alignment between fee-for-service medicine and the significant waste created by rewarding providers for the “volume of care” rather than for the “value of care.”