Chief Medical Officer
Press Ganey Associates
President and CEO
Center for Healthcare Quality & Payment Reform
1065 Peachtree Street NE | Atlanta, Georgia
Sept 27, 2017
Since mid-2014, when Remedy Partners’ post-acute care redesign efforts began to be broadly scaled, we have seen a substantial decrease in skilled nursing facility (SNF) length of stay with no increase in readmissions for patients who initially go to a SNF before returning home after hospitalization.
Sept 26, 2017
The Fee-for-Service system that incentivizes providers to prioritize volume of care over of the patient’s best interest must be changed. Its goal must ultimately be to control costs and engage all of the providers who touch a patient across their episode of care.