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An Emerging Approach to Payment Reform: All-Payer Global Budgets for Large Safety-Net Hospital Systems

Description
Examines the possibility of implementing global all-payer budgets in safety-net hospital systems throughout the U.S. Provides background on the all-payer model, and discusses the experiences of rural hospitals in Maryland and Pennsylvania, where current global budgeting demonstrations are ongoing.
Author(s)
Joshua M. Sharfstein, Sule Gerovich, Elizabeth Moriarty, David Chin
Date
08/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Commonwealth Fund
Tagged as
Health reform · Healthcare business and finance · Hospitals · Reimbursement and payment models · Maryland · Pennsylvania