November 1, 2010
This essay examines the role of the patient in the U.S. health care system. The authors discuss the transformation of the patient from a passive follower of medical authority into an active consumer in today's health care system.
September 14, 2010
Patient-centered medical homes are regarded as a promising approach to delivering higher-quality, more cost-effective primary care, but more research is needed before widespread adoption of the model.
July 2, 2013
This brief explores models for payment reform, national developments and what some communities are doing to pilot payment reform initiatives.
August 23, 2010
2010 Community Health Leader winner creates a "medical home without walls" to meet the special needs of homeless women in the Boston area.
June 11, 2013
Program Results Report
New Mexico launched Mi Via (“my path,” “my way,” “my road”), giving disabled Medicaid recipients control over their personal assistance services, including hiring workers and buying assistive devices, through the Cash & Counseling national program.
January 1, 2010
Health foundations have invested in services, research, and advocacy to improve the financing and delivery of long-term services and supports. This article describes some of the broad array of approaches they have taken.
May 21, 2008
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation commits $6.4 million to test model in four communities.
March 31, 2009
The second issue of the PROMETHEUS Payment project's quarterly newsletter provides brief updates on the program's recent achievements, and highlights news from the pilot sites.
July 13, 2009
The third issue of the PROMETHEUS Payment project's quarterly newsletter provides brief updates on the program's latest work.
June 1, 2008
This project aims to design and test an approach to paying for health care which would simultaneously improve quality, lower administrative burden and pay providers fairly based on known science. This paper reviews the approach to be implemented and describes the real-world decisions necessary to make a pilot possible.