Media and Center News

Below are some of Dr. Amol Navathe's available media features. All listings are hyperlinked to direct interested readers, website viewers, and/or listeners to the appropriate outlet.

MedPAC considers one-time funding boosts for Medicare in 2023 due to COVID-19 confusion
Posted on: September, 2021
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In this Fierce Healthcare article by Robert King, Dr. Navathe is quoted describing the difficulties of interpreting changes in healthcare use data in 2020.

CMS needs to get beneficiaries involved in value-based care, experts say
Posted on: September, 2021
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In this Modern Healthcare article by Michael Brady, Dr. Amol Navathe comments on the importance of taking the individual beneficiary's perspective into account when designing value-based care models.

Combining value-based payments can deliver better results, study finds
Posted on: August, 2021
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In this Modern Healthcare article, Michael Brady reviews the recent publication in JAMA Health Network by Dr. Amol Navathe, Dr. Joshua Liao and Erkuan Wang. Brady highlights the study's findings about the additive effects of overlapping ACO and Bundled Payment models.

Why Are Kids With Summer Birthdays More Likely to Get the Flu?
Posted on: August, 2021
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In this podcast, with host Dr. Bapu Jena, Dr. Amol Navathe comments on the importance of flu shots for children and the negative ripple effects of forgoing vaccination.

Physician comp is crucial to value-based care. Getting it right is hard.
Posted on: August, 2021
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In this Modern Healthcare article by Michael Brady, Dr. Amol Navathe comments on the design for value-based care models and their impact on physicians.

One Health-Care Company’s Audacious Plan to Lower Costs—and Still Turn a Profit
Posted on: July, 2021
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In this Bloomberg Businessweek article about Oak Street Health Inc. clinics by John Tozzi, Dr. Navathe is quoted in the explanation of how the bundled payment model can work to improve investment in patient care.

CMMI's pause on direct contracting a turning point for value-based care
Posted on: May, 2021
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In this Modern Healthcare article by Michael Brady, Dr. Amol Navathe comments on the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation's decision to temporarily halt applications for the Global and Professional Direct Contracting Model and the potential impact on the future of value-based care.

The Next Decade of Value-Based Payment: Insights, Recommendations, and Future Promise
Posted on: March, 2021
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Top experts from Penn LDI and the Healthcare Transformation Institute (HTI) discuss the first decade of alternative payment model (APM) experiments and their recommendations for the next 10 years of APM development. Dr. Amol Navathe details barriers to APM participation as well as noting the lack of APM efforts focused on health equity. 

 

Rural Health Association Podcast: Payment Inequities: Episode 48
Posted on: December, 2020
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In this podcast, Dr. Amol Navathe discusses his recent New York Times Opinion, the need for payment reform, and how the current system enables problems. Hosted by the Virginia Rural Health Association.

Global Budgeting Brings Financial Stability, Care Redesign To Hospitals
Posted on: December, 2020
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In this Modern Healthcare article, Dr. Amol Navathe offers some of the reasons global budgets have not produced anticipated savings and provides examples of how global budgets can improve financial stability for some providers.