AHA report describes hospital paths to health care transformation
AHA News Now
Jan 30, 2014
A new report from the AHA Committee on Research outlines strategies to help hospitals and care systems navigate the evolving health care environment. The report reviews the environmental pressures driving hospitals and care systems toward greater clinical integration, more financial risk and increased accountability, and provides a framework for leading organizations toward a customized path or series of paths for health care transformation. The report also highlights successful integrated care delivery programs and various forms of integration that can accelerate organizational transformation. The Committee on Research serves as the board of trustees for the AHA's Health Research & Educational Trust affiliate.