Resources

This resource describes a new model that moves high-need patients out of the emergency department and into a network of social supports.

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

The Massachusetts Health Policy Commission's Community Hospital Acceleration, Revitalization, and Transformation (CHART) investment program has engaged 25 community hospitals to a

​​​​This resource describes a program in New Mexico that employs community health workers (CHWs) to address social determinants of health, as well as how that program was implemented and spread.

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.