Our Publications

Below are all available peer-reviewed research publications authored by Dr. Amol S. Navathe, MD, PhD, the Payment Insights Team, and/or our associated collaborators.

The Path Ahead for Bundled Payments

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This article discusses where bundled payment policy currently stands and what is likely ahead given trends over the last decade. 

Liao JM, Navathe AS. The Path Ahead for Bundled Payments. JAMA. 2022;328(16):1592–1594. doi:10.1001/jama.2022.18191

Early Findings From Medicare’s End-Stage Renal Disease Treatment Choices Model

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This work examines Medicare's End-Stage Renal Disease Treatment Choices (ETC) Model and reviews the efficacy of this model as policy implementation. 

Tummalapalli SL, Navathe AS, Ibrahim SA. Early Findings From Medicare’s End-Stage Renal Disease Treatment Choices Model. JAMA Health Forum. 2022;3(10):e223500. doi:10.1001/jamahealthforum.2022.3500

Medicare’s Bundled Payment Models

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A comment and response dialoguing with a recently published viewpoint suggesting that bundled payments represent a promising part of payment reform.

Navathe AS, Liao JM. Medicare’s Bundled Payment Models. JAMA. 2022;328(10):984–985. doi:10.1001/jama.2022.11712

Comparison of Low-Value Services Among Medicare Advantage and Traditional Medicare Beneficiaries

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The study results suggest that low-value care is less common in Medicare Advantage than Traditional Medicare, with elements of insurance design present in Medicare Advantage associated with fewer low-value services.

Boudreau E, Schwartz R, Schwartz AL, et al. Comparison of Low-Value Services Among Medicare Advantage and Traditional Medicare Beneficiaries. JAMA Health Forum. 2022;3(9):e222935. doi:10.1001/jamahealthforum.2022.2935

Selection and Causal Effects in Voluntary Programs: Bundled Payments in Medicare

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Gupta A, Navathe AS, Martinez J

Characteristics, Utilization, and Concentration of Outpatient Care for Dual-Eligible Medicare Beneficiaries

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Chatterjee P, Liao JM, Wang E, Feffer E, Navathe AS

The Proportion of Marginalized Individuals in US Communities and Hospital Participation in Bundled Payments

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Liao JM, Ibrahim SA, Huang Q, Connolly J, Cousins DS, Zhu J, Navathe AS

Value-Based Payment Models In The Commercial Insurance Sector: A Systematic Review

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Milad MA, Murray RC, Navathe AS, Ryan AM

The Effect Of Clinician Feedback Interventions On Opioid Prescribing

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Navathe AS, Liao JM, Yan XS, Delgado MK, Isenberg WM, Landa HM, Bond BL, Small DS, Rareshide CAL, Shen Z, Pepe RS, Refai F, Lei VJ, Volpp KG, Patel MS

Hierarchical Payment Models—A Path for Coordinating Population- and Episode-Based Payment Models

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Shrank WH, Chernew ME, Navathe AS