ACO Capitation Payment Model

A range of partial capitation and full capitation models is possible. Fee-for-service payments are replaced by flat payments plus potential bonuses and penalties. Only seasoned and truly clinically integrated ACOs should attempt this level of risk. Yes, the upside is higher, but the disasters of the ’90s should not be forgotten.

 

The Texas Physician's Accountable Care Guide, 2016

Last Updated On

February 13, 2017