Resources

This resource identifies challenges faced by older adults from racial and ethnic minorities, and proposes several strategies to address them.

This resource is a toolkit highlighting innovative care coordination strategies used by Medicare ACOs.

This resource is a toolkit for identifying patients with various physical, functional, emotional, social, and spiritual needs.

This resource is a study evaluating an alternative in-hospital assessment to determine the need for continuing care after discharge.

This resource is a study undertaken to understand the experiences of older adults living in community settings with multiple chronic conditions.

This resource builds on the seminal Home Alone study, the first national examination at how family caregivers manage medical and nursing tasks. Major findi

This resource offers a variety of materials about “personas” for different segments of the high-need patient population.

This resource provides an evaluation of a health system’s outpatient complex case management (OPCM) program and examines whether OPCM lowers service utilization and he

This resource assesses the characteristics and health care utilization of high-cost patients and compares high-cost patients across payers and countries, based on a systemat

This resource analyzes the drivers of cost for Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries, particularly looking at the differences between persistent and transient high costs.

This resource describes observations about root causes of high care utilization that emerged from a four-year intervention in a large population of patients with complex needs.

Since 2015, the Peterson Center on Healthcare has been working to improve the quality and lower the cost of care for high-need, high-cost patients.