March 2017

A Better Way: Leveraging a Proven and Utilized System for Improving Current Medication Reconciliation Processes

March 14, 2017

WEB EXCLUSIVE

In this reply to the commentary, “A Call for a Statewide Medication Reconciliation Program,” published in the October 2016 issue of The American Journal of Managed Care®, authors discuss a proven and scalable solution to improve medication reconciliation that is already available to, and used by, clinicians.

Private Sector Accountable Care Organization Development: A Qualitative Study

March 17, 2017

MANAGERIAL

Private sector accountable care organization development has been motivated by perceived opportunities to improve quality, efficiency, and population health, and the belief that payment reform is inevitable.

Scaling Lean in Primary Care: Impacts on System Performance

March 17, 2017

MANAGERIAL

Lean redesigns in primary care improved workflow efficiencies, physician productivity, and overall satisfaction among patients, physicians, and staff, with no adverse effects on clinical quality.