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This piece focuses on alternative payment models for healthcare. “We keep saying we’re going to go to value based care rather than volume based care” and this movement now appears to be picking up pace. How is enhanced recovery and perioperative medicine helping to reduce the cost of healthcare? Can prehabilitation help reduce costs?

Presented by Desiree Chappell with Monty Mythen, Sol Aronson and their guest Lee Fleisher, Professor and Chair of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania.