Throw health centers a lifeline by replacing outdated payment modeladmin
At this crucial moment before a second wave of COVID-19 crests and crashes, policymakers should confront a significant payment problem brewing within our primary-care safety net that, if unaddressed, threatens care for millions of Americans.
Growing our Own: Cultivating the Next Generation of Primary Care Workers in Community Health Centersadmin
In communities across the country, staggering unemployment rates and failing infrastructure go hand in hand with significant healthcare challenge
Advancing Integration of Behavioral Health into Primary Care: A Continuum-Based Frameworkadmin
The need to bring high-quality treatment and management of depression, anxiety, and other common behavioral health conditions into primary care has been well documented, but for small to medium-size practices the complex models that are the standard for integrating medical and behavioral care are often beyond their resources.
Accountable Care Organizations: A Case Study in the Use of Care Coordination: Montefiore Medical Centeradmin
This chapter traces the history of Montefiore’s Accountable Care Organization (ACO) development including care management experience prior to the Affordable Care Act, administrative structure, and the use of care management as a central element in its ACO.
The ABCs of ACOsadmin
The Affordable Care Act hastened the emergence of a new healthcare delivery and payment model called Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs).
Leveraging Public Private Partnerships to Address Global Vaccine Needs Evaluation of the Merck-Wellcome Trust Hilleman Laboratoriesadmin
This report offers an evaluation of Merck-Wellcome Trust Hilleman [...]