Resources

Based on a review of the evidence, the Quick Reference Guide to Promising Care Models offers summary information on 28 programs for adults with complex needs, specifically: Target population and...
This resource evaluates the impact of an interprofessional case conference approach in an academic primary care clinic. This study was conducted at a primary care clinic at a VA medical center. The...
This resource provides an evaluation of a health system’s outpatient complex case management (OPCM) program and examines whether OPCM lowers service utilization and health care costs. U.S. health...
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 systematic review of studies in...
This resource identifies features of intensive outpatient programs that increase patient engagement. Program leaders and clinicians from 12 intensive outpatient programs responded to a questionnaire...
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 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...