InnovaCare Health, Inc., announced in 2016 that it was pleased to participate in the innovative Health Care Payment LAN (Learning and Action Network). LAN, a private-public partnership, seeks to move the United States health system toward quality-based payment models as opposed to the present ones that focus on quantity.
As a newly-committed LAN partner, InnovaCare will support the network’s mission to accelerate the sector’s transition to quality, alternative payment models. Furthermore, the company has established new organizational goals in line with its support of the LAN payment reform and will continually share its progress with the network.
In an official statement, InnovaCare, Inc., said that it would support LAN’s goal of tying at least 30 percent of the U.S. healthcare payments to its alternative payment methods by the end of 2016. It will also increase the number of APMs to 50 percent by the end of 2018. In the statement, InnovaCare, Inc., added that it remained committed to helping measure progress made by participating in LAN’s Nationwide Data Collection Effort. It concluded by declaring that for its Medicaid and Medicare Advantage plans, it planned to take part in categorized payments and quantitative data surveys as per the APM Framework. Read more about Innovacare at Crunchbase
Statement from Richard Shinto, MD
InnovaCare CEO Dr. Rick Shinto said that the announcement made by his company signified its commitment to ensuring progress in the healthcare industry. He added that joining in LAN’s efforts would reinforce InnovaCare’s mission of developing and redefining healthcare management in the U.S. by providing patients with easy access to cost-effective, coordinated, quality-driven, and innovative care. He finished by reiterating that payment reform was only one aspect of the company’s efforts to provide quality-based health care rather than focusing on quantity.
Statement from Penelope Kokkinides
InnovaCare’s Chief Administrative Officer Penelope Kokkinides said that LAN has an impressive list of confirmed and committed partners including top organizations operating in the healthcare industry. She stated that it was impressive for these organizations to work together to improve the health sector and quality of services provided to customers. She added that InnovaCare’s commitment to LAN would take the initiative one step closer to incorporating APMs throughout the industry.
InnovaCare Health Inc.
InnovaCare Health provides top-end managed healthcare services in America. The company maintains Puerto Rico’s leading care plans including PMC (PMC Medicare Choice, Inc.) and MMM (MMM Healthcare, Inc.). The two plans have a membership base of over 200,000 individuals who are served by 7,500 providers. Additionally, the company offers Medicaid plans that operate within Puerto Rico’s Government Health Plan. Contact details available at Manta.comPosted by TrinaS on .
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