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Value-Based Healthcare Needs New Bond Rating Metrics
Health Leaders Media

As hospitals move away from volume-based reimbursement models to less-tangible value-based reimbursements bond rating agencies are trying to figure out the best way to measure it. Moody’s Investors Service this year issued a report that outlined 20 new indicators that the rating agency will use to evaluate hospitals. Lisa Goldstein, associate managing director at Moody’s, says the new indicators focus on value and measuring demand in ways other than admissions.