The Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative

J Neurointerv Surg. 2016 May;8(5):547-8. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2015-011746. Epub 2015 Mar 31.

Abstract

The Affordable Care Act enters its fifth year firmly entrenched in our national consciousness. One method that has entered the vernacular for achieving cost savings is accountable care. There are other approaches that are less well known. The Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Initiative has the potential to significantly impact neurointerventionalists. We review that initiative here.

Keywords: Economics.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Fee-for-Service Plans / economics*
  • Fee-for-Service Plans / trends
  • Humans
  • Medicare / economics
  • Medicare / trends
  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act / economics*
  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act / trends
  • Reimbursement Mechanisms / economics*
  • Reimbursement Mechanisms / trends
  • United States