Capitation is a payment arrangement for health care service providers such as
physicians or nurse practitioners. It pays a physician or group of physicians a set
ACP helps you understand capitation payments, used by managed care
organizations to control health care costs. Read article now.
Oct 1, 2014 ... A survey of 39 health plans released this week adds to mounting evidence that
hospitals and medical groups are getting comfortable with ...
Payments agreed upon in a capitation contract by a health insurance company
and a medical provider. It is a fixed, pre-arranged monthly payment received by a
As a payment model, capitation offers opportunities for primary care physicians to
influence the future of health care by improving the management of resources ...
Jun 6, 2014 ... The Payment Reform Landscape: Capitation With Quality | At the intersection of
health, health care, and policy.
Capitation of payments to physicians and other health care providers was once
widely touted as a mechanism for restraining health care costs. Under a typical ...
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mechanics of capitation and its implications for healthcare financial management.
... In a fee-for-service (FFS) system, the financial risk of providing healthcare ...
But the payment methodology that was white-hot in health care in 1996 seems to
be warming up once more. Of course, it's capitation. Capitation—paying ...
May 13, 2014 ... This article is the second in a series that explores different care and
reimbursement models. In this series, William Rusnak, MD, provides some ...