Resources

This resource reviews Commonwealth Fund survey data focused on high-need adults ages 65 and older in nine countries — Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland...
Palliative care can lead to longer survival and better quality of life for patients, while offering a high-leverage opportunity to reduce costs. This resource describes three palliative care delivery...
LTSS can improve quality of life for individuals with multiple chronic conditions and functional limitations. This resource consists of five case studies of geographically diverse, exemplar LTSS...
There are many theories and anecdotes about care models for high-need, high-cost patients, but little information on what really works to improve care for this population. This resource offers a...
More than half of all Americans have employer-based health insurance, but most research on high-need, high-cost individuals has focused on Medicare and Medicaid recipients. This resource takes a close...
This resource provides a definition and essential elements of person-centered care, based on a national consensus of a team from the American Geriatrics Society in collaboration with a team from the...
This resource provides a framework to assess the business case for PCC, focusing on both cost reduction and revenue increases for older adults with multiple chronic conditions and functional...
This resource describes the Complex Care Initiative run by Project ECHO (Extension for Community Health Outcomes) at the University of New Mexico. In this initiative, interdisciplinary care teams...
This resource offers a framework for understanding the financial sustainability of an existing person-centered care program. Setting up data collection systems and benchmark data is important to...
This resource reviews the results of the Medicare Coordinated Care Demonstration, a randomized controlled trial with 15 programs that tested whether paying programs to provide care management reduced...
This resource describes the CTI®, which provides patients and caregivers with the skills and tools necessary for individuals to assume a more active role in their care. The CTI® was co-designed with...
This resource draws on 30 interviews with former clients of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers. It is the first study to define and discuss the importance of “authentic healing relationships...