NEJM Interview: Dr. Rishi Wadhera on the inequitable effects of value-based payment programs and a new model meant to respond to equity concerns.

Dr. Rishi Wadhera is a cardiologist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School. Stephen Morrissey, the interviewer, is the Executive Managing Editor of the Journal. S. Gondi, K. Joynt Maddox, and R.K. Wadhera. “REACHing” for Equity — Moving from Regressive toward Progressive Value-Based Payment. N Engl J Med 2022;387:97-99. D. Jacobs and Others. Expanding Accountable Care’s Reach among Medicare Beneficiaries. N Engl J Med 2022;387:99-102.