Bundled Payment Initiatives Passed

Recently, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the "Bundled Payments initiative," giving doctors and hospitals new incentives to coordinate care, improve the quality of care, and save money for Medicare. The physicians who provide care are currently paid separately for each service and this bundling will eliminate much of the hassle and confusion. The program also encourages providers to coordinate better, resulting in better patient care. Read the full article