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Value-Based Care is Here - Let's learn about it!

National Rural Health Resource Center

In this session, Dr. MacKinney will propose that value-based care advances the Triple Aim- better care, improved health, and smarter spending. He will discuss the basics of value-based care and value-based payment using a predominant example - accountable care organizations. Dr. MacKinney will emphasize the importance of robust primary care, such as provided in patient-centered health homes, to deliver value-based care. Finally, Dr. MacKinney will offer suggestions for rural health care organizations to start their journey to value-based care. 

Speaker: A. Clinton MacKinney, MD, MS

By the end of this session, participants will be able to: 

  • Understand the origins of, and rationale for, value-based care and value-based payment
  • Appreciate the importance of robust primary care to advance value-based care 
  • Consider next steps to enhance value-based care capacity in rural health care organizations


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