The problem of the high cost of health care has centered on reducing spending among the patients who use the most health care services.
Denver Health received a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Award to develop an intensive outpatient clinic (IOC) to improve care and lower costs for patients with complex needs.
This resource provides an in-depth look at the Stanford Coordinated Care Primary Care Practice (SCC), which delivers primary care to Stanford University employees and their dependents who have comp
This resource analyzes nationwide 2014 ED data across 13 geographically dispersed US states. Findings include:
For Medicaid beneficiaries, a lack of reliable transportation is a major barrier to receiving health care services.
Difficulty with activities of daily living is a major cost driver in health care that is typically overlooked.
This resource describes an analysis of a Massachusetts-based MIH-CP program called Acute Community Care (ACC), a pilot program of the Commonwealth Care Alliance.
This resource summarizes feedback from care providers who received training in various evidence-based models of TIC. Key recommendations include:
This resource explores why it’s not necessarily true that care coordination and cost savings go hand in hand — and the dangers of this common myth.
This resource describes the mission of the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs and examines several versions of integrated care models, including the Camden Coalition of Healthcare
This resource analyzes a number of specific care models that serve Medicare-only individuals and proposes five main policy barriers and potential strategies to address these barriers.
To inform the delivery of targeted care for the highest-need beneficiaries, this resource examines comorbidity patterns among Medicaid beneficiaries under 65 years old with disabilities.
Find curated resources about promising approaches to improving care for people with complex needs.