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Value-Based Care Vs. Fee-For-Service: What Is The Difference?

Value-Based Care Vs. Fee-For-Service: What Is The Difference?

TABLE OF CONTENTS What is Value-Based Care?   Types of Value-Based Care What is the Fee-For-Service Care Model?   The Tug of War Between Value-Based Care vs Fee-For-Service Value-Based Care vs. Fee-For-Service: 5 Key Differences and Benefits  Why Should Your Practice...

Why Is Accreditation Important to Behavioral Health?

Why Is Accreditation Important to Behavioral Health?

TABLE OF CONTENTS Why Should Your Organization Care About Behavioral Health Accreditation? Is Your Organization Meeting Behavioral Health Standards? What Are the Three Major Accreditation Organizations? What is the Survey Process in Accreditation? Build a Team and a...

Why Focus on Value-Based Care?

Why Focus on Value-Based Care?

VBC vs. FFS   Policy shifts offer advantages Providers offering value-based services will have an advantage.    Penalty protection New policies discouraging FFS will be easier to weather for VBS-oriented care.   Better long-term...

Why Scope of Practice is Important to Nurse Practitioners 

Why Scope of Practice is Important to Nurse Practitioners 

The nurse practitioner scope of practice in your state determines the limits of your medical license and sets boundaries to the care you’re empowered to deliver, crucial information for a new nurse practitioner independent practice.   While you may have...

What Is A Direct Contracting Entity (DCE) | Infographic

What Is A Direct Contracting Entity (DCE) | Infographic

Today we answer what a direct contracting entity is in the below infographic. As healthcare continues to undergo an industry-wide shift toward value-based care (VBC), one new VBC model is poised to have a significant impact: Direct Contracting Entities, or DCEs for...

Starting a Behavioral Health Practice: What You Need To Consider

Starting a Behavioral Health Practice: What You Need To Consider

The growing demand for behavioral health services is opening opportunities for providers to bridge gaps in service by starting a behavioral health practice Specifically, there is a move toward whole-person care that recognizes the need for a collaborative relationship...

What Is a Direct Contracting Entity and Why Is It Important?

What Is a Direct Contracting Entity and Why Is It Important?

As healthcare continues to undergo an industry-wide shift away from fee-for-service toward value-based care, payers, providers, and patients alike find themselves with more care options than ever before. During this ongoing realignment of the healthcare marketplace, a...

What Is Collaborative Care and Why is It Beneficial? Infographic

What Is Collaborative Care and Why is It Beneficial? Infographic

Collaborative care is a new kind of care model which aims to increase cooperation between a patient’s multiple care providers. The benefits of this new care model are numerous:  Improved care quality.   When a patient’s care providers communicate more effectively, the...