Grand Rounds – Value-Based Care

Event Date & Time

May 25, 2022 at 12:30pm - 1:30pm



Event Details:


Value-based care is a form of reimbursement that ties care delivery payments to quality metrics and rewards clinicians and health care systems for both efficiency and effectiveness.  In this presentation Dr. Ramon Cancino will provide a broad overview of value-based health care in the United States. Using accountable care organizations and Medicare Advantage programs as examples, he will discuss the successes and challenges of value-based primary care delivery. Finally, Dr. Cancino will discuss possibilities for the future of value-based care and reflect on actions we might take to impact patient populations and physician wellness using value-based care as the foundation.


Following this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  1.  Define value-based care.
  2.  Explain how VBC actually works, focusing on Medicare Shared Savings Program and Medicare Advantage Programs.
  3.  Determine whether VBC is achieving its goals.
  4.   Identify where improvement is still needed.

Financial Disclosures:

Ramon Cancino, MD, MBA, BS, FAAFP has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

The Family & Community Medicine Professional Development and Grand Rounds Committee members (Mark Nadeau, MD, Marcy Wiemers, MD, Maria Del Pilar Montañez Villacampa, MD, Christine Song, DO, Nehman Andry, MD, Gabriela Lopez, PsyD, Margaret Finley, MD, Richel Avery, MD, Yun Shi, MD, Stacy Ogbeide, PsyD, Inez I. Cruz, PhD, and Nichole Rubio) have no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

The Family & Community Medicine Professional Development and Grand Rounds Committee member Carlos Roberto Jaén, MD has disclosed he receives royalties from General Practice and Family Medicine for being UpToDate Editor-in-Chief.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (1.00 hours), Non-Physician Participation Credit (1.00 hours)

Target Audience:

Specialties – Primary Care; Family Medicine  
Faculty, residents, other health care providers and staff from our department; physicians and health care providers from San Antonio and South Texas; and medical students in our third-year clerkship and fourth year rotations. 


The UT Health Science Center San Antonio is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio designates this live activity up to a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Attendance. For information on applicability and acceptance, please consult your professional licensing board.


For activity related questions, please contact:

Name: Nichole Rubio- FCM Grand Rounds Coordinator


For CME general questions, please contact:

Ph: (210) 567-4445

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About the Speaker(s)


Ramon S. Cancino, M.D., M.B.A., M.S., FAAFP
Senior Medical Director, Medical Management
Director, Primary Care Center
UT Health San Antonio