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Accountable Care Organizations and Patient Safety

By: Vanessa Reynolds The Affordable Care Act created incentives for Accountable Care Organization (ACO) providers to coordinate patient care across inpatient and outpatient settings to avoid unnecessary duplication of services and to improve patient outcomes. The latter are often dependent … Continue reading

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Issues for Considering as you Move into the New Year

By: Stephen Siegel The last quarter of the year traditionally is reserved for reflection and making resolutions to implement improvements/changes in the new year. The truth of the matter is most of us are too busy to engage in reflection … Continue reading

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