Countywide physician organization learning collaborative and changes in hospitalization rates.
University of California, Berkeley, 50 University Hall, MC7360, Berkeley, CA 94720. E-mail: [email protected]
- Published Article
The American journal of managed care
- Publication Date
Oct 01, 2017
A countywide physician organization learning collaborative was associated with fewer hospitalizations for heart attacks, but not for strokes. Healthcare systems and physician organizations should consider forming collaboratives to share best practices to manage patients' cardiovascular and cerebrovascular risk factors, which may lead to fewer hospitalizations and reduced healthcare costs.
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