Resources

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 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...
This tool is a calculator designed to assist community-based organizations and their health care partners in creating financial arrangements to fund social services for patients with complex needs. It...
This resource provides guidance for state leaders in establishing and advancing complex care programs. Since 2013, the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices (NGA Center) Health...
This resource reviews best practices in care management contracting based on in-depth interviews with organizations that operate sustainable, effective programs for patients with complex needs. The...
This resource collects the most innovative initiatives in Medicaid managed care that emerge each year. Health plans submit their best practices for consideration of inclusion in this exclusive...