PROMETHEUS Payment Publications

PROMETHEUS Payment Publications


de Brantes, Rastogi, Soerensen, “Episode of Care Analysis Reveals Sources of Variations in Costs“, The American Journal of Managed Care, Vol. 17, No. 10, October 2011

Transitioning to Value: PROMETHEUS Payment Pilot Lessons, Healthcare Financial Management Association, Thought Leadership Highlight, June 2011

Bending The Curve Through Health Reform Implementation“, Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform at Brookings, Developed with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, October, 2010

de Brantes, Rastogi, and Painter, “Reducing Potentiallly Avoidable Complications in Patients with Chronic Diseases: The Prometheus Payment Approach“, Health Services Research, July 20, 2010

McVary, M., “The PROMETHEUS Model: Bringing Healthcare into the Next Decade“, Annals of Health Law Advance Directive, The Online Health Policy and Law Review of Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Bringing You the Latest Developments in Health Law, Volume 19, Online Issue 2, Spring 2010

de Brantes F., Rosenthal MB., Painter M., “Building a bridge from fragmentation to accountability — the Prometheus Payment model”, New Engl J Med. 2009 Sep 10; 361(11):1033-6. Epub 2009 Aug 19

de Brantes, D’Andrea, Rosenthal, “Should Health Care Come With A Warranty?“, Health Affairs, June 2009. Also see the article posted in The New York Times, June 25, 2009 : Can Health Care Come With a Warranty?

Rastogi A, Mohr BA, Williams JO, Soobader MJ, de Brantes F — “Prometheus payment model: application to hip and knee replacement surgery” Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2009 Oct; 467(10):2587-97, Epub 2009 Jun 23

Gosfield, “The Quality-Payment Connection: Is There Really Anything New?” Managing Health Today (Dec. 2008)

Gosfield, “Getting The Team Paid: How Medicare Physician Payment Policies Impede Quality” , HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, (2009 Ed). A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at

de Brantes and Rastogi, “Evidence-Informed Case Rates: Paying for Safer, More Reliable Care“, Commonwealth Fund, June 16, 2008.

Gosfield, “A New Payment Model For Quality: Why Care Now?“, American Journal of Medical Quality (2007 Ed.), pp 145-147).

de Brantes and Camillus, “Evidence Informed Case Rates: A New Health Care Payment Model“, The Commonwealth Fund, April 2007

Gosfield, “The PROMETHEUS Payment Program: A Legal Blueprint“, HEALTH LAW HANDBOOK, 2007 Ed., WestGroup. (in press) A complete copy of the Health Law Handbook is available from West at 1-800-382-9252 or online at

Gosfield, “PROMETHEUS Payment: Better Quality and A Better Business Case“, JNCCN (Nov. 2006) pp. 968-970

Gosfield, “PROMETHEUS Payment®: Better for Patients, Better for Physicians.” Journal of Medical Practice Management (September/October 2006) Pages 100-104

Gosfield, “In Common Cause for Quality Part 2: PROMETHEUS Payment® and Principles of Engagement“, Hospitals and Health Networks Online, October 17, 2006

Gosfield and Reinertsen, “In Common Cause for Quality Part 1: New Hospital-Physician Collaborations,” Hospitals and Health Networks Online, October 10, 2006

Gosfield, “PROMETHEUS: New Payment System, New Keys to Success”, New Perspectives, Journal of the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors, Oct/Nov 2006

Gosfield, “Getting Beyond P4P: PROMETHEUS Payment® and Group Practice“, Group Practice Journal (October 2006)