The Center For Medicare And Medicaid Innovation’s Blueprint For Rapid-Cycle Evaluation Of New Care And Payment Models

Health Affair:  March 21, 2013

The Affordable Care Act established the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation to test innovative payment and service delivery models. The goal is to reduce program expenditures while preserving or improving the quality of care provided to beneficiaries of Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children’s Health Insurance Program. Central to the success of the Innovation Center is a new, rapid-cycle approach to evaluation. Read more