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In this ShapeShifters Podcast on the differences between HMOs and value-based care at the provider and hospital level, Eric Parmenter, VP, Employer Solutions, discusses how realigning the incentive-based payment structure will provide better quality of care to patients. Parmenter also highlights provider reactions to the evolving system and what the ACO model might look like in the future.
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This two page data sheet describes the best path to success under MACRA and in alternative payment models. Explore the value difference among payment structures and the capability investments required for success.
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The latest ACO model released by CMS is a direct result of the feedback that health care organizations have provided on earlier MSSP models like Track 1. Due to the improvements made, including better opportunities for health systems to capture more of the value they have created, Evolent thought leaders are recommending the Next Generation ACO program to progressive health systems looking to transition to value-based care. 
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As provider-owned health plans fill the void left by fewer choices on the private exchanges, they may help assure the long-term competitiveness and sustainability of the private exchange market for employers both large and small. Read what Eric Parmenter, Vice President of Employer Solutions and Tony Brice, Managing Director of Employer Solutions have to say about this trend and how it could benefit the exchanges.
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Ten years after VP of Employer Services Eric Parmenter wrote the article "Health Care Benefit Crisis: Cost Drivers and Strategic Solutions," this Journal of Financial Service Professionals analysis reviews the new dimensions of the original cost drivers, and outlines strategic solutions to improve health care and costs looking ahead to the next decade.
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