New Models of Healthcare Delivery

  • James S. Powers
Chapter

Abstract

The United States is in the midst of a bold experiment. The transformation of the healthcare system has stimulated numerous alternative payment models and many new models of care. There is an array of new healthcare delivery models with varying scope and magnitude of risk for providers. Quality metrics are the outcome measures by which these new models are evaluated.

Keywords

Healthcare delivery models Quality metrics Outcome measures 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • James S. Powers
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  1. 1.Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical CenterNashvilleUSA

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