- How changes in Washington University's Medicare coordinated care demonstration pilot ultimately achieved savingsDeborah Peikes
Mathematica Policy Research, in Princeton, New Jersey, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1216-26. 2012..The results also indicate that programs can be more effective by focusing on the highest-risk patients, for whom the largest savings resulted...
- Early evaluations of the medical home: building on a promising startDeborah Peikes
Mathematica Policy Research, Princeton, NJ 08543, USA
Am J Manag Care 18:105-16. 2012..To systematically review the current evidence on the patient-centered medical home (PCMH, or medical home), which aims to reinvigorate primary care and achieve the triple aim of better quality, improved experience, and lower costs...
- 15-site randomized trial of coordinated care in Medicare FFSRandall Brown
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc, Princeton, NJ 98540, USA
Health Care Financ Rev 30:5-25. 2008..The treatment group had significantly fewer hospitalizations in only one program; no program reduced gross or net expenditures. However, effects may be observed when 4 years of followup are available and sample sizes increase...
- Six features of Medicare coordinated care demonstration programs that cut hospital admissions of high-risk patientsRandall S Brown
health research at Mathematica Policy Research, in Princeton, New Jersey, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1156-66. 2012..However, the approaches would save money only if care coordination fees were modest and organizations found cost-effective ways to deliver the interventions...
- Effects of care coordination on hospitalization, quality of care, and health care expenditures among Medicare beneficiaries: 15 randomized trialsDeborah Peikes
Mathematica Policy Research Inc, 600 Alexander Pk, Princeton, NJ 08550, USA
JAMA 301:603-18. 2009..Medicare expenditures of patients with chronic illnesses might be reduced through improvements in care, patient adherence, and communication...