CHSE CCO perspective piece in JAMA

02/04/16  Portland, Ore.

Article reviews status of Oregon's CCO efforts

A perspective piece by CHSE Director John McConnell in today's JAMA reviews cost and quality outcomes to date in Oregon's Medicaid transformation. Based on data from the state health authority, he concludes the coordinated-care organization model with its global budget appears "robust" and feasible three years in, showing progress toward cost-reduction and quality targets. Read the article.