Payment

Moving Forward in Uncertain Times: A Scenario Planning Guide and Toolkit for California Clinics and Health Centers

July, 2017

This toolkit, supported by Blue Shield of California Foundation, aims to support community health centers as they...

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Advancing Payment Innovation within Federally Qualified Health Centers: Lessons from California

May, 2017

This brief from the Center for Health Care Strategies, supported by Blue Shield of California Foundation, describes the...

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Time To Focus On The ACA’s Sometimes Unheralded Virtue: Value-Based Care

Lost amidst the coverage of President-Elect Donald Trump’s transition and cabinet appointments is a chilling fact: the...

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Improving Care after Coverage: A 21st Century Approach to Delivering Health Care

Imagine needing to address a simple health issue, but your doctor can’t see you or speak with you for several weeks....

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Demonstrating Value Using Triple Aim Measurement: Six Things Community Health Centers Can Do

March, 2016

As the reimbursement landscape continues to shift away from volume-based healthcare, measuring and analyzing progress...

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California’s 1115 Waiver: An Opportunity to Move from Coverage to Whole-Person Care

January, 2015

This paper proposes aligning California’s 1115 Medicaid waiver to incentivize “whole-person” care. Instead of focusing...

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Issue Brief: Transforming California’s Safety Net Through Value-Based Care

May, 2015

This brief provides key insights and recommendations for modernizing healthcare payment in California and highlights the...

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California Community Health Centers: Financial & Operational Performance Analysis, 2010-2013

February, 2015

With millions of new low-income patients now in the healthcare system, the role of California's safety net providers is...

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Financial Findings from California Community Health Centers

September, 2013

This issue brief summarizes the findings in the report we commissioned, “California Community Clinics, A Financial and...

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Maintaining Clinic Financial Stability: Navigating Change, Leveraging Opportunities

June, 2013

This primer describes the current funding environment and factors that are shaping the future of California’s community...

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