The Patient Activation Measure® (PAM®) is a key vital sign for patient-centered, value-based care
Strengthen risk-identification and improve predictive modeling — Personalize support to improve patient self-management behaviors — Improve patient outcomes and cost controls
Drive success in value-based care by improving care transitions and reducing preventable admissions.
Better identify risk, allocate resources more effectively and strengthen cost control programs.
Understand patient self-management capabilities to better tailor coaching support for each individual.
Understand how patient activation directly affects medication and treatment adherence to improve patient outcomes.
PAM® to be Incorporated into Select CMS Alternative Payment Models
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have awarded a contract to Insignia Health to incorporate PAM®, plus a host of integrated solutions and services, into its Alternative Payment Model (APM) program to support as many as five million beneficiaries. As authorized by the Affordable Care Act, the Center for Medicare Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) develops Alternative Payment Models (APMs) aimed at achieving better individual healthcare,improved population health, and lower costs through improvements in care delivery across the United States.Read More
Over 500 peer-reviewed published research studies anchor the Patient Activation Measure® as the leading patient self-management model
Insignia Health recently recorded publication of the 500th independent, peer-reviewed research study featuring the PAM as a key variable. Since 2004, an increasing number of studies published each year continue to reinforce that low activation indicates a greater likelihood for hospitalization, increased use of emergency services, and a higher probability of developing a chronic health condition.Read More