Value-Based Purchasing

Connecting health care provider payments in order to enhance the quality of care given. Providers are responsible for the price and the level of quality they deliver in their care in this type of payment. It is designed to decrease the amount of unnecessary care and reward the providers who do the best job.




1.  HealthCare.gov, “Glossary – V”. http://www.healthcare.gov/glossary/v/index.html