Resources

Based on a review of the evidence, the Quick Reference Guide to Promising Care Models offers summary information on 2

This resource describes a promising new hospitalist model for inpatient treatment of complex care patients.

This resource describes recent changes in Medicare Advantage (MA) and their implications for plans.

This resource examines three innovative models for treating patients with serious illness, developed by third-party firms that contract with Medicare Advantage plans.

 

Throughout the country, efforts are increasingly emerging to integrate social services into health care systems.

This resource provides a summary of key components of the Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act, which was passed and

This resource proposes a framework to help guide the development of programs for populations with complex needs.

 

The Commonwealth Fund surveyed patients with complex needs from June to September of 2016, and an analysis of the results reveals that the health care system is failing to meet these patients’ need

This resource identifies and describes person-centered preferences that can inform approaches to advanced illness care.

This resource analyzes nationwide 2014 ED data across 13 geographically dispersed US states. Findings include:

This resource summarizes feedback from care providers who received training in various evidence-based models of TIC. Key recommendations include:

Palliative care improves quality of life for both the patient and the family. It is appropriate at any age and at any stage of illness, and it can be provided along with curative treatment.