Transitioning to Value

Transitioning to Value

PROMETHEUS Payment Pilot Lessons

As the healthcare system begins to transition from volume-based to value-based payment, industry stakeholders are experimenting with payment models that can effectively align incentives to generate high-quality outcomes while reducing the cost of care. Participants in a pilot of the PROMETHEUS Payment® project have been preparing for implementation of a new payment model over the past year. Their experiences demonstrate both the opportunities and challenges providers will face in transitioning to a value-based system.