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Hospitals and Other Providers
Business Partners
Health Plans
Physicians and Other Practitioners

Career level:

Experienced Professional

Recommended for:

Business Operations
Accountable Care
Healthcare Economics
Managed Care

Delivery Method:

Self Study

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Course Availability:

18 Months

News | Healthcare Reform
A compromise healthcare plan between presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and the party’s progressive wing would create a public option and promote other major changes.
Blog | Healthcare Reform
The best-case scenario for Democrats is to come out of election night with a 50-50 split of the Senate, which would allow them to pass a package of tweaks to the ACA, with the Vice-President (assuming Biden wins) casting the deciding vote.
Column | Healthcare Reform
Political polarization has posed a barrier to Congressional action in important areas of concern in healthcare, and these areas will likely not be addressed until after the 2020 presidential election.
Column | Healthcare Reform
Democrats appear to have a strong advantage over Republicans in having gained public trust regarding healthcare policy, so it may be in Republication's interest to steer clear of discussions of healthcare in the time leading up to the Novem...
Column | Healthcare Reform
Any objective analysis of Elizabeth Warren’s proposal for Medicare for All should consider its enormous societal and federal costs, and its likely impacts on the health insurance industry and hospitals.
Course | Advanced | Healthcare Reform

Volume to Value Payment Models

Course | Advanced | Healthcare Reform

Volume to Value Payment Models


This course addresses the broad provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) of 2010, CMS's proposed alternative delivery and payment models, and Standard Quality Measures.

Estimated course completion time: 1 hour and 30 minutes
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • Recognize the intended outcome of collaborations made through ACO delivery systems

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