Resources

This resource describes the strategies employed by ACOs that have comprehensive care management programs for complex patients. This report is from the six-foundation collaborative and is based on...
This resource reviews interventions for frequently hospitalized patients and assesses the effectiveness of these interventions. Health care organizations have begun to implement interventions that...
This resource curates resources from experts across the country in the field of trauma-informed care. Health care stakeholders are increasingly recognizing the impact of trauma on health and the value...
This resource outlines the current state of complex care and recommendations for the future. To advance the field of complex care, three organizations—the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers’...
This resource describes a promising new hospitalist model for inpatient treatment of complex care patients. In July 2016, Commonwealth Care Alliance and Boston Medical Center created a hospitalist...
This resource describes a study of the Johns Hopkins Community Health Partnership (J-CHiP), which was created as a regional approach to health care transformation in Baltimore, Maryland. J-CHiP...
This resource describes a study assessing the effects of patient activation and engagement strategies on patient-reported outcomes for patients with diabetes and/or cardiovascular and comorbid mental...
This resource describes a study of how health care providers and social services providers coordinate their work in communities that achieve relatively low health care utilization and costs for older...
This resource describes a randomized quality improvement trial that assessed whether augmenting usual primary care with team-based intensive management lowers utilization and costs for high-risk...
This resource reviews the literature on case management programs published over the past 17 years, arguing that application of two theories (agency and street-level bureaucratic theory) can help...
This resource analyzes the drivers of cost for Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries, particularly looking at the differences between persistent and transient high costs. We know surprisingly little about...
This resource reviews efforts of academic medical centers (AMCs) to improve care for patients with complex needs, and the opportunities for AMCs to contribute to better care throughout the health...