Article: Payers Need Data for Value-Based Deals

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2r62UaH on April 28, 2018 at 06:18PM

U.S. payers will need significant amounts of data if the U.S. health care system is going to bring about an age of value-based care, according to an article published April 23 on Healthcare Analytics News.

The authors, Carl Schneider and Roma Maksymowych, says outcomes-based deals is “among the most significant paths to reach this new dynamic.”

“There is the potential for these outcomes-based contracts between pharma and payers to have a positive impact on the healthcare system and provide more value-based care,” they write. “However, questions remain on their effectiveness, presenting an opportunity to gain greater insights from payers on the perceived value of these contracts.”

To read the full report on Healthcare Analytics News, click here.