Alternative Payment Models

The Affordable Care Act amended Title XI of the Social Security Act, section 1115, creating the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. This Innovation Center supports the development and testing of new payment and service delivery models. Two categories of models, as further divided here, are pertinent to the long term care industry.

 
 CategoryDescription
Accountable Care Organizations

Information on Coordinated Care

Bundled Payments for Care Improvement

Information on Episodes of Care


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