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Beginner Level

No previous knowledge necessary

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, max 6 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Welcome to Alternative Payment Models

1 video (Total 2 min), 7 readings
7 readings
Meet the instructors & the team5m
Leiden University: Facts & Figures10m
About this Course10m
APM Glossary10m
Community Guidelines 5m
Tips for studying online10m
What is your learning path?5m
5 hours to complete

Why do we need payment reforms?

6 videos (Total 31 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
6 videos
Misalignment of incentives with overarching system goals6m
Base payment models6m
Allocation of risk6m
Do providers respond to financial incentives?5m
To conclude2m
4 readings
Michael Porter on VBHC - Video2m
Berwick, Nolan and Whittington (2008). The Triple Aim.10m
Optional papers from Robinson (2001), Miller (2009) and Porter (2010)2h
Additional video lecture about ‘The importance of the why’ by dr. Jenrette, Executive Vice President for Cedars-Sinai Medical Network10m
3 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goals5m
Reflect on your goals10m
Test your knowledge20m
Week
2
5 hours to complete

What is an Alternative Payment Model?

10 videos (Total 58 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
10 videos
The Alternative Payment Model Framework6m
Pay for Performance (P4P)7m
Shared Savings8m
Expert Interview: Prof dr. S. Shortell on Shared Savings in the US7m
Expert Interview: Dr. H. Hilderandt on Shared Savings in Germany7m
Bundled payments7m
Expert Interview: Prof. dr. Wodgis on Bundled Payment in Canada4m
APMs and their evidence6m
To conclude2m
3 readings
Frakt & Mayes (2012). Beyond capitation (mandatory)1h 30m
HCP-LAN factsheet APM Framework (mandatory)10m
Additional videos by dr. Song and dr. Myers10m
3 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goals5m
Reflect on your goals10m
Test your knowledge20m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

How to implement Alternative Payment Models?

6 videos (Total 27 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
6 videos
The APM roadmap6m
The roadmap: Pre-contractual phase7m
The roadmap: Post-contractual phase8m
Expert Interview: Prof. Dr. E. Nolte1m
To conclude2m
1 reading
Report McKinsey (2019) Seven characteristics of successful APMs (optional)20m
3 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goals5m
Reflect on your goals10m
Test your knowledge25m
Week
4
5 hours to complete

The role of behavioural economics within APMs

9 videos (Total 39 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
9 videos
The concept of Behavioural Economics6m
Prospect theory (I) Reference dependence and loss aversion5m
Prospect theory (II) The human response to the risk of losing or winning5m
Behavioural Economics and the design of APMs5m
Intertemporal Choice5m
Nudging6m
To conclude1m
Course Conclusion1m
2 readings
Struijs, Hayen, van der Swaluw (2018). When designing Bundled Payments, don't ignore lessons of behavioral economics (mandatory)1h 30m
Optional Readings
4 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goals5m
Reflect on your goals10m
Test your knowledge20m
Final Quiz1h

Instructor

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Jeroen Struijs

Associate professor
Department of Public Health and Primary Care/LUMC Campus Den Haag

About Universiteit Leiden

Leiden University is one of Europe's foremost research universities. This prominent position gives our graduates a leading edge in applying for academic posts and for functions outside academia. Leiden University is the oldest university in the Netherlands. It was founded in February 1575, as a gift from William of Orange to the citizens of Leiden after they had withstood a long siege by the Spanish. Our motto is: Praesidium Libertatis — Bastion of Liberty....

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