Replicating high-quality medical care organizations.

  title={Replicating high-quality medical care organizations.},
  author={David Mechanic},
  volume={303 6},
MOST AGREE ON THE NEED FOR RESTRUCTURING the US health care delivery system and increasing the capacity to provide coordinated care across the illness continuum in a patientcentered fashion. There is strong interest in developing accountable care organizations that have the capacities to (1) monitor meaningfully patient needs and outcomes, (2) use performance indicators for assessment of physicians and other professionals, and (3) implement new forms of reimbursement that result in improved… CONTINUE READING