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Value-based care payments increasing but risk still rare

Dive Brief: More than half of all commercial plan payments to hospitals in 2017 were earmarked toward some form of value-oriented care or alternative payments intended to reduce waste, according to the latest scorecard from Catalyst for Payment Reform (CPR) — up from just 10.2% in 2012. However, a large chunk of the value-oriented payment (90%) was… Read More »

Silvergate Bank selects Finastra’s Total Payments for payment processing and innovation

Silvergate Bank to expand its financial infrastructure with an API-enabled payment platform New York, February 26, 2019 – Silvergate Bank has selected Finastra’s Total Payments to expand its innovative financial infrastructure with an API-enabled solution for payment processing. With a technology-focused approach and a savvy customer base, Silvergate sought a technology partner that complemented its… Read More »

Most in Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program to get higher payments next year

Dive Brief: CMS has released Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Program results for 2019 showing that almost 60% of hospitals participating in the payment incentive program will see a “small change” (between -0.5% and 0.5%) in Inpatient Prospective Payment System reimbursement.  Just over half of those affected hospitals (55%) are set to receive higher Medicare reimbursement,… Read More »