Physician Leaders Lower Costs Through Care Redesign

Butcher, Lola
July 2014
Physician Executive;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p14
Academic Journal
The article discusses the aim of health care system Partners HealthCare to reduce health care cost in the U.S. by redesigning care. Topics discussed include Partners' restructuring of the way care is delivered in order to respond to the payment options shared savings contracts and bundled payments, Partners' focus on population health management, and views of several physician leaders about care redesign at Partners.


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