Online: Navigating Value in a Fee for Service Environment
Today’s discussion is about value-based care with Karen Wilding, Vice-President, Chief Value Officer at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware. This Pediatric Grand Rounds session describes, in general terms, the features of the fee-for-service health care system and outline why this payment model is changing. Additional discussion will cover how the three main elements of pay-for-performance models (attribution, risk stratification, and quality measures) work together to drive outcomes while reducing costs. This program was captured at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware Pediatric Grand Rounds August 3, 2022.
Physicians and all health care professionals.
Upon completion of this activity participants will be able to:
- Describe in general terms, the features of the fee-for-service health care system and outline why this payment model is changing.
- Discuss how the three main elements of pay-for-performance models (attribution, risk stratification, and quality measures) work together to drive outcomes while reducing costs.
Contact Information: If you have any questions regarding this course please contact the Course Coordinator, Karen Chiarini, MEd at Karen.Chiarini@nemours.org
Karen Marie Wilding is the enterprise Chief Value Officer (CVO) for Nemours Children’s Health.
Working “well beyond medicine”, Karen’s areas of focus include the growth of strategic partnerships that support the value journey, clinical practice transformation, and emerging payment models. Karen also provides executive oversight for the Delaware Children’s Health Network (DCHN), the Nemours-owned clinically integrated network. A former first responder, she has over twenty years of experience in healthcare, with over ten years in senior leadership for accountable care, analytics, and quality. Karen brings a robust value-based care background, with start-up, contracting, and innovation work that has paved transformation for both clinical and business operations. She holds a master’s degree in Health Administration, several professional certifications, and serves on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Accountable Care Organizations (NAACOs).
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- 1.00 MOC ABS – SurgerySuccessful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME requirements of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS credit.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
The Nemours Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Nemours Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 Continuing EducationThis activity is designated for 1.00 continuing education credits.