This white paper discusses bundled payments as a key strategy for providers to leverage as part of their overall journey toward value-based care. It provides an overview of the types of bundles that can be created; results from the various models; benefits associated with shifting to an episode-focused incentive structure; and the capabilities health systems need to ensure financial and organizational success.
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