The American Journal of Accountable Care > March 2020
The American Journal of Accountable Care - March 2020
The American Journal of Accountable Care
V-BID X for Employers: A Framework Designed to Promote Employee Access to High-Value Drugs, Services
April 02, 2020 – Matthew Gavidia and Mary Caffrey
Employers are showing great interest in value-based insurance design, as they recognize their role in shaping how their employees’ share of healthcare costs can affect what care they seek.
April 02, 2020 – Tom Romeo
Investments in technology infrastructure are necessary for accountable care organization (ACO) success. When the proper tools are in place, improvements in care delivery and cost savings are achievable.
Implementation of Pharmacist-Driven Comprehensive Medication Management as Part of an Interdisciplinary Team in Primary Care Physicians’ Offices
April 03, 2020 – Emma Caitlin Hatfield Sapp, PharmD, BCACP; Suzanne M. Francis, PharmD, BCACP, CDE; and Ana L. Hincapie, PhD, MS
This report describes the initial implementation of pharmacist-performed comprehensive medication management as part of an interdisciplinary care team at an accountable care organization’s primary care offices.
April 06, 2020 – Leah M. Marcotte, MD; and Joshua M. Liao, MD, MSc
Differences in patients’ clinical and social complexity and accountable care organization (ACO) network configuration highlight why specific strategies may have variable effectiveness in different types of ACOs.