Have early experiments with value-based payment models reduced the total cost of care? How has industry consolidation affected the cost of care? This  study, "What Is Driving Total Cost of Care? An Analysis of Factors Influencing Total Cost of Care in U.S. Healthcare Markets," explores the current state of the volume-to-value transition and offers recommendations for accelerating progress. The study was conducted by HFMA in collaboration with Leavitt Partners and McManis Consulting, with support from the Commonwealth Fund.

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Publication Date: Monday, June 25, 2018