June 2022

Banner|Aetna Puts More Decisions, and Risk, in Hands of Providers

June 10, 2022

The American Journal of Accountable Care

In a panel discussion, “Banner|Aetna: Collaboration as a Business Imperative,” part of the Matters in Managed Care webinar series, panelists discussed how payers and providers can work as partners to deliver care with aligned financial interests.

ACO REACH Brings Next Era of Medicare Payment Models

June 09, 2022

The American Journal of Accountable Care

The Accountable Care Organization Realizing Equity, Access, and Community Health (ACO REACH) Model provides the next great opportunity in moving a health care payment system toward paying for value and rewarding preventive care and keeping patients healthy.

Measuring the Effectiveness and Value of Virtual Health Care

June 08, 2022

The American Journal of Accountable Care

The authors call for the collection and use of data on virtual health care to shape an informed and thoughtful approach to telehealth payment that equitably serves all stakeholders.

Having Someone Who Cares: Patient Perspectives of Care Management Programs

June 07, 2022

The American Journal of Accountable Care

This article presents a single-organization qualitative case description of the perspectives of patients with high-need, high-cost illnesses who participated in care management programs.

End-of-Life Values and Value-Based Care

May 02, 2022

The American Journal of Accountable Care

An editorial in response to the editor in chief’s December 2021 letter discusses evidence supporting the cost-effectiveness of an innovative advance care planning initiative.