Payer-Provider Partnerships: Lesson Three
Promoting Appropriate Referrals
October 8, 2018
Both payer and provider share responsibility for getting the right patients to the service.
- Use all your assets — data resources and human resources
- Plans and palliative care providers should engage with referring providers
- Expect significant time investment
- Initial referral volume may be low and may increase slowly
This lesson is part of a series on successful payer-provider partnerships in community-based palliative care. Learn more here.