For health care providers, the patient-centered care initiative starting in 2013 can largely impact the reimbursements your practice will receive from Medicare. There are steps that you as a health care provider should take to properly prepare your practice for this upcoming change.
This article from KevinMD.com  encourages health care professionals to start getting serious about patient-centered care. The key is to be aware by evaluating how the patient-centered care will affect your practice as well as evaluating what steps your practice needs to take to ensure any financial risk will be mitigated. At ShindelRock , we can be of assistance to health care providers by evaluating the financial and tax implications that these changes may invoke on your practice.