June 2017

The Promises and Pitfalls of Telemedicine

June 19, 2017

The American Journal of Accountable Care

Telemedicine technology promises to improve patient outcomes and increase physician efficiency. Adoption depends on physicians’ ability to safely care for patients while being reimbursed.

Creating Clarity: Distinguishing Between Community and Population Health

June 13, 2017

The American Journal of Accountable Care

This paper aims to bring clarity to the conceptual confusion between community and population health, which currently impacts progress in both research and clinical practice.

Evolving Health Workforce Roles in Accountable Care Organizations

June 12, 2017

The American Journal of Accountable Care

This qualitative study draws on interviews with clinical staff to examine health workforce use within accountable care organizations and identifies common roles that support value-based care.

Case Study: How Does an ACO Generate Savings Three Years in a Row?

June 12, 2017

The American Journal of Accountable Care

Increasing accountable care organization savings is dependent on maximizing quality scores and increasing the number of beneficiaries while maintaining a low per-capita spend through efficiencies of care.