A new Milbank Memorial Fund report, “Aligning Payers and Practices to Transform Primary Care: A Report from the Multi-State Collaborative,” describes the efforts in states to take on the challenges of primary care transformation and payment reform.
NEW IMPACT FACTOR SCORE
The 2013 Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) Impact Factors were recently released—and The Milbank Quarterly had a great year. The ISI impact factor is the industry standard—and measures the number of citations a journal receives...
VIEW FROM HERE: Transforming Delivery Systems—It's All About Alignment
By Christopher F. Koller
President of the Milbank Memorial Fund
How does systemic restructuring happen in health care delivery systems? It's a given among the health policy intelligentsia that to improve the value of health care in the United States, delivery systems need to "restructure"—to change the people, technology, and processes used to provide medical care. The conventional wisdom is...