“We are committed to helping our clients through this change, which is why we sponsored this survey,” said Glen Tullman, Chief Executive Officer of Allscripts. “The results make it clear that the industry sees some hurdles to making value-based purchasing work. We’re continuing to develop tools and solutions to help our clients make the shift successfully.”

This report is based on a survey of 204 senior hospital and health system executives across the US regarding the advent of value-based health care, as well as interviews with eight industry executives and observers. The study is available at www.forbes.com/forbesinsights.

About Forbes Insights

Forbes Insights ( www.forbes.com/forbesinsights) is the strategic research practice of Forbes Media, publisher of Forbes magazine and Forbes.com. Taking advantage of a proprietary database of senior-level executives in the Forbes community, Forbes Insights’ research covers a wide range of vital business issues, including: talent management; marketing; financial benchmarking; risk and regulation; small/midsize business; and more.

About Allscripts

Allscripts (NASDAQ:  MDRX) delivers the insights that healthcare providers require to generate world-class outcomes. The company’s Electronic Health Record, practice management and other clinical, revenue cycle, connectivity and information solutions create a  Connected Community of Health™ for physicians, hospitals and post-acute organizations. To learn more about Allscripts, please visit  www.allscripts.com, Twitter, YouTube and It Takes A Community: The Allscripts Blog.

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