This report from the Health Care Transformation Task Force and the Pacific Business Group on Health provides guidance for payers and providers as they engage in contract negotiations to provide care for high-need, high-cost (HNHC) populations, with recommendations tailored to the contracted level of risk.

The 10 critical elements of an ideal contract process listed in the report include: Type & Level of Risk, Data Sharing, Patient Population, Consumer Engagement, Service Requirements, Quality Metrics/Performance Evaluation, Provider Network Requirements, Financial Structures, Return on Investment, and Confidentiality Requirements.

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