The Importance of Attribution

I want to re-emphasize the importance of attribution to all value based and pop health efforts. You can not have "accountability" if no one is accountable - and that for better or worse needs to be based on some agreed to attribution or assignment - by the person, by choice, by utilization (not my favorite) or by geography. Nascate continues to make progress on the side of enabling accountability. I agree with the folks at Gist Healthcare who are promoting the idea of a "membership" based model for providers and a transition to capitation for payment. But to make it happen we need to do the spade work. The Nascate attribution engine assigns all persons and creates a strength of relationship scale that informs both analysis and payment.

Take a look at the article I referenced by Gist here.

-Bill Kelly

William P. Kelly is our Chief Executive Officer. He has extensive executive level experience in healthcare leadership, policy, and strategy and previously founded and served as President and Principal of Treo Solutions, LLC. As a widely recognized leader in payment policy and an expert in healthcare analytics, services, and M&A, William has published articles, edited books, and spoken nationally about the business of healthcare.