Reimagining care delivery

Episodes of care: Driving progress toward a more effective and equitable care system

  • September 2021

    COVID-19 highlighted the impact of health care inequities resulting from enhanced social and clinical risk. Episodes of care represent one vehicle to drive progression towards a more effective health care delivery system. Creating actionable initiatives that identify higher need patients and optimize clinical pathways and referral decisions, health insurance plans can manage better health, better outcomes and lower cost.

    Attendees of the webinar will learn:
     

    • What goes into an episode and differentiating event versus medical cohort episodes
    • The importance of socio-clinical risk adjustment in taking actionable next steps
    • How specialist assignment can be used as an effective tool to manage referral patterns
    • Strategies for leveraging episodes for provider profiling and network management
    • How episodes of care can improve program integrity and patient coordination
    • Program design strategies for value-based care and/or shared savings incentives

    Date: Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021

    Time: 1 p.m. ET