September 17, 2012
Program Result Report
The Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute furthered the development and pilot testing of its Prometheus bundled payment model. Researchers at RAND and the Harvard School of Public Health evaluated the initiative at three pilot sites.
September 4, 2009
This brief explains Evidence-informed Case Rates (ECRs), the core element of the PROMETHEUS Payment model.
June 10, 2009
This brief explains the three essential elements of PROMETHEUS Payment and how it offers a realistic, rational and sustainable blueprint for a new health care payment system.
January 1, 2009
This report describes the PROMETHEUS scorecard approach, the principles of scoring, the sources of the measures, how scores are calculated and the impact on payment.
September 10, 2009
The PROMETHEUS Payment approach seeks to promote and reward high-quality, efficient, patient-centered health care by using a novel method to pay hospitals and physicians and other providers. The PROMETHEUS Payment model consists of three components: evidence-informed base payments with patient-specific severity adjustments and an allowance for potentially avoidable complications.
June 21, 2010
The sixth issue of the PROMETHEUS Payment® project’s newsletter provides brief updates on the program’s latest work to lead a revolution in health care payment and the way providers and insurers conduct business.
December 27, 2009
The fifth issue of the PROMETHEUS Payment project's quarterly newsletter provides updates on the program's work to ignite a transformation in health care payment and the way providers and insurers conduct business.