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. Palliative...
This blog post by David Labby, MD, PhD, health strategy advisor at Health Share of Oregon, outlines how the COVID-19 response presents key opportunities for health systems to build new relationships and approaches needed for a recovery-oriented approach to complex care.
This blog post highlights opportunities for MA plans to provide non-medical supplemental benefits during COVID-19 — including in-home supports, meal and grocery deliveries, home modifications, and transitional supports — to help Medicare beneficiaries shelter at home.
In this blog post, Melanie Bella, MBA, chief of new business and policy at Cityblock Health and former director of the Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, explores implications of the current moment to influence the future landscape for integrating Medicare and Medicaid services.
One Community Health has been providing innovative health care in a rural region of the Pacific Northwest for more than 30 years. When the COVID-19 pandemic struck, the health center partnered with OCHIN to rapidly transform its care delivery model, implementing new virtual care tools to safely and effectively serve vulnerable patients with complex needs through the pandemic and beyond.
This blog post features a conversation with Terry Fulmer, president of the John A. Hartford Foundation, who explores the NASEM report findings and discuss potential solutions for older adults experiencing social isolation and loneliness — both during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
This blog post features a conversation with Lori Tishler, senior vice president of medical services at Commonwealth Care Alliance, who shares how CCA is rethinking its day-to-day practice to address the COVID-19 pandemic.
This blog post by Bruce Chernof, MD, President and CEO of The SCAN Foundation, highlights flexibilities that allow health systems to respond to the growing challenges due to COVID-19.
This blog post features senior leadership from Health Share of Oregon who provide details about their efforts to mitigate issues that will affect their members due to COVID-19.
This Center for Health Care Strategies blog post describes key opportunities for the continued development of complex care best practices, gleaned from recent RCTs.
This blog post features a conversation with Miriam Komaromy, MD, former ECHO Care lead, who shared key takeaways from the recent evaluation of the intervention to help inform complex care programs.
This blog post features a national complex care leader providing insights on the recently released report on Camden Coalition's randomized controlled trial on the Camden Core Model.