“What CMS needs to do is provide beneficiaries with vouchers or debit cards with a fixed amount—say, $125 per month—to ‘spend’ at the primary care practice of their choice. Then CMS can measure the results in terms of reduced downstream care costs and greater patient satisfaction compared to a control group.”
— Read on www.heartland.org/news-opinion/news/cms-offers-flat-fee-payment-model-for-medicare-providers

CMS will never entice DPC practices to join if they keep the requirements data reporting and offer only a fixed, predefined benefit.

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