Resources

This study examined five programs that serve patients with complex needs through medical and non-medical services.

This report recommends policy changes so that Medicare can pay for non-medical supports and services, such as meal delivery, transportation, and case management, to improve outcomes and lower costs

This systematic review, which includes 27 studies across five models of care, evaluates the effectiveness of programs to improve care and lower cost for people with multiple chronic conditions or d

This viewpoint article argues that policy can play an important role in improving outcomes for people with complex needs in the US, and it makes several recommendations for the current federal admi

This resource offers a clinical vignette highlighting the challenges of caring for persons with complex needs, followed by descriptions of two approaches for managing these populations, and finally

This resource offers a description and evaluation of House Calls, a well-established program in Southern California that provides home-based care for high-risk frail and homebound older adults.

This resource provides a systematic review of transitional care interventions that reported hospital readmission as an outcome.

This resource is a case study of CareMore, a Medicare Advantage plan and medical provider based in Cerritos, California, that serves 130,000 enrollees in Medicare and Medicaid managed care plans ac

A retrospective cohort study examined the health care utilization of a group of patients in Memphis, Tennessee who met the enrollment criteria for the SafeMed Program, a care transitions program fo

Telemedicine has the potential to expand access to acute illness care and prevent ED visits for older adults.

The Commonwealth Fund surveyed patients with complex needs from June to September of 2016, and an analysis of the results reveals that the health care system is failing to meet these patients’ need

This resource explores the value of five different home visit program models.