June 1, 2012

As healthcare insurers and providers grapple with how to better manage costs and quality, bundled pricing is gaining momentum as a potential way forward. But the challenges associated with implementing the approach can seem daunting.

There are steps providers can take to overcome these hurdles. Rita E. Numerof, Ph.D., President, and Michael N. Abrams, M.A., Managing Partner, break down three key challenges healthcare systems need to face in the process and how to overcome them, in their article, @BeginLink@3 Financial Challenges of Bundled Pricing@EndLink@, published this month in Becker’s Hospital Review.