Accountable Care Organizations: Testing Their Impact
To study the effect of accountable care organizations (ACOs) on a variety of quality-related outcomes and to conduct research analyses that will help the field better understand how ACOs will affect health care.
Internally managed by RWJF staff
- $221,848.00 awarded to Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation - Studying the impact of payment and delivery system change on providers, staff, and patients in safety-net settings
- $150,000.00 awarded to Leavitt Partners - Producing issue briefs on the benefits and challenges of accountable care organizations for major stakeholder groups
- $242,066.00 awarded to Premier Research Institute - Identifying promising practices among accountable care organizations in Premier's PACT collaborative
- $405,832.00 awarded to Brigham and Women's Hospital - Studying accountable care organizations perceived as leaders in the field of patient-centered care and disseminating findings
- $19,993.00 awarded to Center for Health Care Strategies Supporting Organization Inc. - Publishing a report to inform stakeholders of progress to date by accountable care organizations and their future direction