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Affordability

In 6 months, Highmark BCBS’ value-based care program avoided $180 million in costs by decreasing ER utilization by 13% and hospitalizations by 16%. Read more >

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Wellmark BCBS’ ACOs saved more than $16 dollars per member per month, reduced hospital admissions by more than 20% and boosted health and wellness screenings.

Article May 7, 2019

How a small community hospital can keep a whole community healthy

Large hospital systems often have more resources to provide an extra level of care for patients but small community hospitals may sometimes have to do more with less. BCBS Massachusetts is working with South Shore Hospital to help the hospital provide quality, affordable care for the entire community.
Article January 22, 2019

The next level of value-based care

A majority of North Carolina’s largest health care systems have committed to sharing in cost savings – and losses if they fall short – for improving patient health in a broad new value-based care plan. BCBS North Carolina’s bold new strategy to take value-based care statewide.