Driving Volume: Surgeon Directed Episodes of Care

At the forefront of opportunity in the surgery center marketplace, Regent developed one of the nation’s first bundled payment programs for ambulatory surgery center partners.

While the concept of a bundled payment is deceptively straightforward, surgery centers have found that moving from concept to execution is incredibly complex. For ASCs that effectively manage expenses, the concept has the potential to drive patient volume through partnerships with both payers and self-insured businesses.

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of all medical payment types will be

BUNDLED PAYMENT

by 2023

Benefits of a Bundled Payment Include

Reduction in Unnecessary Surgeries

Rigorous clinical protocols ensure the appropriateness of surgery & steer appropriate patients to less costly alternatives.

Lower Cost

Clinical pathways designed with patients ensure appropriate patients are receiving care at the lowest cost site of service & that they are not receiving unnecessary or redundant care.

Reduced Readmissions

Care-coordinated pathways & technology-enabled communication platforms have been proven to improve patient satisfaction, increase patient compliance, and reduce readmissions.

Care Coordinated Pathways

Dedicated care navigators manage patient education & experience, resulting in improved communication between providers & patients.

Better Patient Experience

Establishing a clear cost of care upfront, combined with care-coordinated pathways & technology-enabled communication, improve patient satisfaction, increase patient compliance & reduce readmissions.

Bundled Payment eBook Available Now

Providers and payers are beginning to recognize the opportunity bundled payments offer to greatly reduce the cost of certain high volume, high-cost procedures like total joint replacements and spinal fusions. Download our eBook and learn more.