During 2020, Humana Medicare Advantage members under the care of a physician in a value-based care (VBC) reimbursement arrangement had fewer hospitalizations and received more preventive services than Humana members under the care of a physician reimbursed on a fee-for-service basis. Hospital admissions were 12% lower for Humana Medicare Advantage members whose physician was in a VBC arrangement. They had 12% fewer emergency department visits. Primary care professionals in a VBC arrangement, compared to those in non-VBC arrangements, conducted 8% more screenings overall, 19% more colorectal screenings, 19% more diabetic eye exams, and 22% more post . . .
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