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Association Between Care Management and Outcomes Among Patients With Complex Needs in Medicare Accountable Care Organizations.

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Summary of "Association Between Care Management and Outcomes Among Patients With Complex Needs in Medicare Accountable Care Organizations."

People with complex needs account for a disproportionate amount of Medicare spending, partially because of fragmented care delivered across multiple practitioners and settings. Accountable care organization (ACO) contracts give practitioners incentives to improve care coordination to the extent that coordination initiatives reduce total spending or improve quality.

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Name: JAMA network open
ISSN: 2574-3805
Pages: e196939

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