Bundled care: State of play, lessons learned and future prospects

The healthcare system is slowly evolving from a model that pays providers for discrete activities, to a “bundled” model that ties payment to outcomes and requires stakeholders to collaborate in the integrated delivery of interrelated services. This report provides an overview of healthcare bundles, including the history of their development and the outlook for their future. It is meant to inform discussions among healthcare decision makers as they forge a path for bundled care.