John M. Hollingsworth, MD, MS


Medicare Accountable Care Organizations Reduce Spending on Surgery

September 15, 2020

Medicare Shared Savings Program accountable care organizations spent less on surgical care by reducing inpatient surgery, increasing outpatient surgery, and reducing spending on postacute care after inpatient surgery.

Alternative Payment Models and Hospital Engagement in Health Information Exchange

January 04, 2019

Alternative payment models (APMs) introduce value-based incentives for greater hospital health information exchange (HIE) engagement. We find that APM participation is associated with lower HIE volume and greater HIE diversity, breadth, and depth.