30 Executives Share Top Healthcare Predictions & Trends to Watch in 2021

Published: December 30, 2020

Article Originally Published in HIT Consultant

Equality Health’s Doug Duskin joins other healthcare executives in providing his healthcare prediction for 2021:

“Value-based care has been a watchword of the healthcare industry for many years now, but advancement into more sophisticated VBC models has been slower than anticipated. As we enter 2021, providers – particularly those in fee-for-service models who have struggled financially due to COVID-19 – and payers will accelerate this shift away from fee-for-service medicine and turn to technology that can facilitate and ease the transition to more risk-bearing contracts. Value-based care, which has proven to be a more stable and sustainable model throughout the pandemic, will seem much more appealing to providers that were once reluctant to enter into risk-bearing contracts. They will no longer be wondering if they should consider value-based contracting, but how best to engage.”

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