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Humana Reports Lower Medicare Costs After Implementing Value-Based Payments For Physicians

News | January 10, 2018

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In markets where Humana’s Medicare Advantage plans implemented value-based payments for physicians, total health care costs were 4% lower compared to costs for Humana plans with standard physician reimbursement models. The Humana plans with value-based reimbursement had total health care costs 15% lower than traditional fee-for-service (FFS) Medicare. The value-based reimbursement model rewarded the network…

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