The Central Role of Physician Leadership for Driving Change in Value-Based Care Environments.

@article{Lustig2016TheCR,
  title={The Central Role of Physician Leadership for Driving Change in Value-Based Care Environments.},
  author={Adam Lustig and Michael W. Ogden and Robert W Brenner and Jerry Penso and Kimberly D Westrich and Robert W. Dubois},
  journal={Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy},
  year={2016},
  volume={22 10},
  pages={
          1116-22
        }
}
BACKGROUND In 2013, it was reported that about 1 of every 3 U.S. adults has hypertension. Of these 70 million individuals, approximately 50% have their blood pressure under control. Achieving hypertension control, especially in at-risk populations, requires a multipronged approach that includes lifestyle modifications and pharmacological treatment. As provider groups, hospital systems, and integrated delivery networks optimize their care processes to promote population health activities in… CONTINUE READING