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.
Beyond the Camden Coalition’s Randomized Controlled Trial: Lessons for the Complex Care Field on Addressing Patient Needs
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.
Pathways for Integrating Social Care into Health Care Delivery: A Conversation with IHI’s Kedar Mate
To learn more about the recently released NASEM report on ways to integrate social care into health care delivery, the Better Care Playbook spoke with Kedar Mate, MD, Chief Innovation and Education Officer at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, who served on the NASEM expert committee.
This blog post highlights, COACH, a new framework that Camden Coalition utilizes to build authentic relationships with patients and to increase patient engagement.
Developing authentic healing relationships is critical to applying interventions that fully support patients in achieving their goals. The Camden Coalition’s patient engagement framework, COACH, focuses on building these relationships and empowering patients to take full control of their health. This practical play outlines how to use the COACH model and offers tips to providers who wish to enhance patient engagement. DOWNLOAD AS A PDF »
Mapping community resources is a good starting point for developing the system of care needed to interrupt the cycle of hospitalization and emergency department use and create a pathway to health for patients with complex needs. Effective complex care models rest on a foundation of services and supports that go beyond the traditional reach of the health care system. Community asset mapping offers a practical framework for locating and cataloguing a full array of services and for identifying critical care gaps and potential partners. The goal of this play is to help you get started with asset...
Using Asset Maps to Match Community Supports for Patients with Complex Care Needs: An Interview with the Camden Coalition’s Lauran Hardin
This blog post features a conversation with Lauran Hardin, Senior Advisor of Partnerships and Technical Assistance at Camden Coalition, who explores the use of asset mapping to build stronger ecosystems of care, address the root causes of repeated hospital utilization, and improve care delivery for individuals with complex health and social needs.
Building Shared Outcomes with Community-Based Organizations: Navigating Challenges to Address Social Needs
This blog post features a conversation with Victor Murray, Director of Field Building and Resources for the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, explores the tension between health systems and community-based organizations and discusses strategies for successfully navigating it.