Varun Vaidya, PhD


Accountable Care Organizations and Patient-Centered Medical Homes: Health Expenditures and Health Services

July 02, 2020

This study compares health care costs and health services utilization patterns of patients receiving care in accountable care organization (ACO), patient-centered medical home (PCMH), hybrid (ACO + PCMH), and standard (neither ACO/PCMH) facilities.

Adoption of Electronic Prescribing for Controlled Substances Among Providers and Pharmacies

November 17, 2014

We present the first reported national trends in the adoption of electronic prescription of controlled substances, from July 2012 to December 2013. The results show that the uptake rates of this newly allowed process are steadily increasing.