As health care providers throughout the United States increasingly focus on improving care for persons with advanced illness, measuring and understanding patient (and family) satisfaction with care becomes especially important. Patient satisfaction, of course, is increasingly incorporated into all sorts of quality measurement and improvement processes, but it has special significance in caring for those with serious, advanced illnesses.
California’s system of long-term services and supports (LTSS) is in the midst of a significant transformation. On Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at the Sacramento Convention Center, The SCAN Foundation's 3rd Annual LTSS Summit engaged stakeholders from across California in a daylong discussion about this transformation occurring at both the state and local levels.
A Resource For Community-Based Organizations To Value And Price Services
This guide offers narrative considerations along with helpful tools to develop pricing for integrated care and community-based services. It covers pricing structures, how to set a price, and other pricing strategies. The Cost Per Unit Calculation Tool below is an additional resource to help organizations determine the costs of services in order to set prices.
The Foundation developed its Budget & Financial Planning Tool to assist community-based organizations in developing project-specific budgets, determining both expense and potential revenues over a 5-year time frame.