ARRA Delivery System Initiative
Bundled Episode Payment and Gainsharing Demonstration Project
Principal Investigator: Tom Williams
Robinson J. Purchaser Initiatives to Improve Value for Spine Surgery. Innovative Techniques in Spine Surgery Conference. Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; June 2, 2011.
Robinson J, MacPherson K. Aligning consumer cost-sharing with episode of care provider payments. Integrated Healthcare Association (IHA) Issue Brief No. 2; September 2011. http://www.iha.org/sites/default/files/resources/issue-brief-consumer-cost-sharing-2011.pdf.
Robinson J, MacPherson K. Redesigning insurance benefits and consumer cost-sharing for high-cost surgical services. IHA Issue Brief No. 1; September 2011. http://www.iha.org/resources/redesigning-insurance-benefits-and-consumer-cost-sharing-high-cost-surgical-services.
Williams T, Wesley K. A Case Study: IHA Episode Payment Pilot. National Bundled Payment Summit. Washington, DC; October 13, 2011.
Robinson J. Provider Payment Incentives and Consumer Cost Sharing Incentives: The Need for Alignment. National Conference on Healthcare Clinical Innovations. Washington DC; November 29, 2011. http://www.ehcca.com/presentations/costcontainment1/robinson_3.pdf (410 KB).
Robinson J. Physician Payment Methods: Implications of U.S. Experiences for UK Reforms. London UK: Kings Fund; December 11, 2011.
Robinson J. Can Value Based Purchasing Work in Orthopaedics? Measuring Quality and Value in Orthopedic Surgery: The Way Forward Symposium. American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA; February 10, 2012.
Robinson J. Price Transparency and Value Based Purchasing in Health Services. National Business Coalition on Health. San Francisco, CA; February 16, 2012.
Robinson J. Consumer Cost Sharing: the Range of Alternatives. Pay-for-Performance Summit. Los Angeles, CA; March 20, 2012.
Stansbury J, Dolan E. Commercial PPO episode selection and definition in IHA's bundled episode payment and gainsharing demonstration. IHA Issue Brief No. 7; May 2012. http://www.iha.org/sites/default/files/resources/issue-brief-bundled-payment-gainsharing-demo-2012.pdf (122 KB).
Williams T. Real Life Perspectives on Bundled Payment Implementation. National Bundled Payment Summit (II). Washington, DC; June 12, 2012.
Robinson JC, MacPherson K. Payers test reference pricing and centers of excellence to steer patients to low-price and high-quality providers. Health Aff (Millwood) 2012 Sep;31(9):2028-36. http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/31/9/2028.abstract.
Robinson JC. Providers' payment and delivery system reforms hold both threats and opportunities for the drug and device industries. Health Aff (Millwood) 2012 Sep;31(9):2059-67. http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/31/9/2059.abstract.
Williams T. Implementing Bundled Payment in a Multi-Payer Collaborative. Network of Regional Health Improvement Educational Webinar. September 25, 2012.
Williams T. Healthcare Payment Models/Risk Budgeting Strategies Panel. CalPERS Board of Administration and Executives Meeting. Monterey, CA; January 15, 2013.
Williams T. Episode Measures and Bundled Payments. AHRQ Learning Network for Chartered Value Exchanges Webinar. January 29, 2013.
Williams T. Designing and Implementing Bundled Payments. Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement Summit on Regional Healthcare Transformation. Washington, DC; February 7, 2013. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1TQIZr-9M00&feature=player_detailpage.
Williams T. Bundled Episode Payment and Regulatory Issues. California Department of Managed Healthcare, Financial Solvency Standards Board Meeting. Sacramento, CA; February 11, 2013.
Ridgely S, Hussey P, de Vries D, et al. Evaluating Bundled Payment in California: The IHA Bundled Episode Payment and Gainsharing Demonstration. Academy Health Annual Research Meeting. Baltimore, MD; June 23, 2013.
Ridgely S. Payment and Delivery Systems. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. Baltimore, MD; June 23, 2013.
Williams T, Robinson J, Schaffer L. Bundled episode-of-care payment for orthopedic surgery: the Integrated Healthcare Association Initiative. IHA Issue Brief No. 9; September 2013. http://www.iha.org/sites/default/files/resources/issue-brief-bundled-payment-orthopedics-2013.pdf (94 KB).
Lally S. Transforming maternity care: a bundled payment approach. IHA Issue Brief No. 10; September 2013. http://www.iha.org/sites/default/files/resources/issue-brief-maternity-bundled-payment-2013.pdf (112 KB).
Stansbury J, White G. Care redesign: an essential feature of bundled payment. IHA Issue Brief No. 11; September 2013. http://www.iha.org/sites/default/files/resources/issue-brief-care-redesign-2013.pdf (131 KB).
Ridgely S, Hussey P, de Vries D, et al. Bundled payment fails to gain a foothold in California: the experience of the IHA bundled payment demonstration. Health Aff 2014;33(8):1345-52. Available at: https://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/full/10.1377/hlthaff.2014.0114.
Williams T, Yegian J. Bundled payment: learning from our failures. Health Affairs Blog 2014 Aug 5. http://healthaffairs.org/blog/2014/08/05/bundled-payment-learning-from-our-failures/.