HHS launches Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network to drive value-based conversions, innovation

March 25, 2015 7:45 PM

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A band of big-name healthcare payers and providers on Wednesday jumped into the value-based arena, pledging to support timetables set by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to tie more of their payment to value over the next few years.

Participants of the new Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network, which the HHS said includes patients, insurers, providers, states, consumer groups and employers, are expected to scale their value-based payments to 30 percent by 2016 and 50 percent by 2018.

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