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April 21, 2017
High-cost patients are only modestly concentrated in specific hospitals and healthcare markets.
January 16, 2017
Although concerns remain that expanding insurance coverage may have a “crowding-out” effect, we saw no evidence of this for Medicaid beneficiaries in Massachusetts following statewide health reform.
August 08, 2016
The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program has had a major impact on hospital leaders’ efforts to reduce readmission rates; however, important concerns about the program remain.
March 17, 2016
New delivery models are altering the connections between physicians, which may lead to a decreased capacity for innovation and the slower spread of new ideas.
October 09, 2015
As reimbursement shifts toward value-based payments, patient experience measures should play a pivotal role in how we measure quality.
May 14, 2015
Increased care fragmentation among chronically ill, commercially insured patients is associated with higher costs and lower quality of care.
November 17, 2014
The authors' study identifies a key factor, management quality, which modifies the association between electronic health record adoption and hospital performance.
November 01, 2014
This study finds no evidence of a deleterious impact of pay-for-performance on minority patients in the Premier Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration.
November 26, 2013
Nearly every Institute of Medicine report or blueribbon panel tasked with developing ideas for fixing our healthcare delivery system points to the same solution: greater use of health information technology (HIT).
July 16, 2013
While there is enormous potential for big data to lead to groundbreaking insights in healthcare, realizing the potential requires specific attention to issues of data quality.