Funding approaches that integrate care can improve access, costs and quality
But has a ways to go before becoming reality
There is an appetite for changing how hospitals are funded, but the key question is how to do so
It’s time to track health outcomes and patient satisfaction
Activity-based funding has been shown to free up hospital beds earlier.
Time to revisit health care funding models.
Under activity-based funding , the objective is to improve efficiencies and improve access to care.