Home Health Providers Likely to Play ‘Very Important Role’ in Direct Contracting
“Home health care has a tremendous track record of being effective and efficient,” Michael Barret, the VP of direct contracting for Collaborative Health Systems, told Home Health Care News. “Every system can’t afford to put clinicians moving through the community at the scale that needs to happen. I think home health has a unique asset base.”
Of the 53 existing participants who began the program on April 1, in-home medical care provider and complex care group ConcertoCare are among those most tied to the home.