The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine – Roundtable on Quality Care for People with Serious Illness
Financing and Payment Strategies to Support High-Quality Care for People with Serious Illness
A Workshop | November 29, 2017

Featured Coalition members:
Edo Banach, JD, President and CEO, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)
Diane Meier, MD, Director, Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC)

On November 29, 2017, the Roundtable on Quality Care for People with Serious illness will host a public workshop on financing and payment strategies to support high-quality care for people with serious illness. The workshop will feature invited presentations and panel discussions on topics that may include:

  • ·Integrated financing models such as Medicare Advantage programs, Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) and risk-based payment approaches such as Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) and bundled payments.
  • Programs such as the Medicare hospice benefit, Medicare Home Health Care, Medicaid Home Health Care, and financing and payment methods for the dual eligible population
  • Incorporation of performance metrics in payment models, such as pay for performance and performance incentives
  • Potential policy steps to address key gaps, challenges and opportunities related to financing and payment models to support high-quality care for serious illness

The workshop will be live webcast on this webpage.