“If you’re thinking about being an I-SNP, why aren’t you thinking about being a bundled payment convener? It’s kind of the same—same capabilities, same objective and goal, which is to move farther up the food chain” Anne Tumlinson tells Skilled Nursing News.
Anne Tumlinson reflects on the widened scope of supplemental benefits Medicare Advantage plans can now offer, “CMS has done everything it possibly can, within the constraints of the statute, to make the supplemental benefit flexible and easy for plans to administer.”
“It signals that value-based agreements between post-acute providers and insurance companies do exist in nature,” says Anne Tumlinson on new agreement between AmeriHealth Caritas and Bayada Home Health Care.
In an interview for “Rethink,” Anne Tumlinson discusses reasons why consumers choose Medicare Advantage plans in the first place and how providers can learn to live within the new reality of lower reimbursements and shorter lengths of stay.
“The definition of ‘home’ is changing. A quarter of seniors live somewhere other than a single family dwelling. Every real estate organization should form partnerships across the care continuum, as they create value and provide needed integration," says Anne Tumlinson on a webinar hosted by the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care.
ATI founder Anne Tumlinson was named an "Influencer in Aging" for 2018 by @NextAvenue. "We have to create aging-friendly systems and communities where older adults and their families can easily tap into the support they need to live engaged and purposeful lives."
"The new supplemental benefit flexibility means that [a plan] could target enrollees who have certain chronic conditions...and offer them non-medical supplemental benefits," Anne Tumlinson tells Senior Housing News.
Anne Tumlinson shares her take on how to curb the high costs of caregiving, “Caregiving is like running a corporation in your parents’ life. Treat it like that and pull in professional advice.”
Anne Tumlinson tells Provider Magazine that post-acute care providers should be monitoring inpatient volumes, technology changes, and home-based care to bolster opportunities.