Healthcare Group Purchasing and Medicaid

Survey: Hospital, health system leaders slow to adopt risk-based payment arrangements | FierceHealthcare | 9/17/2019

… reporting that less than 20% of their patient population was in such a model. The survey released Tuesday from major healthcare group purchasing organization Premier found that Medicare remains the primary driver for adoption of … 1989 Stark law, which prohibits doctors from referring Medicare and Medicaid patients to healthcare entities the doctor has financial ties to. Many in the healthcare industry have said the law prohibits doctors from entering into …

New Analysis of U.S. Health Data Finds Healthcare Group Purchasing Organizations Save Healthcare System, Medicare and Medicaid, and Taxpayers Up to $34.1 Billion Annually | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 5/15/2019

WASHINGTON , May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – The Healthcare Supply Chain Association (HSCA), which represents the nation’s leading healthcare group purchasing organizations (GPOs), today announced a new analysis of data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) found that GPOs save the healthcare industry up to $34.1 billion annually and will reduce healthcare spending by up to $456.6 billion over the next ten years. The report, conducted by healthcare economists …

New Analysis of U.S. Health Data Finds Healthcare Group Purchasing Organizations Save Healthcare System, Medicare and Medicaid, and Taxpayers Up to $34.1 Billion Annually | BioSpace | 5/15/2019

New Analysis of U.S. Health Data Finds Healthcare Group Purchasing Organizations Save Healthcare System, Medicare and Medicaid, and Taxpayers Up to $34.1 Billion Annually Published: May 15, 2019 WASHINGTON , May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – The Healthcare Supply Chain Association ( HSCA ), which represents the nation’s leading healthcare group purchasing organizations (GPOs), today announced a new analysis of data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) found that GPOs save the …