Care Transition to Skilled Nursing Facilities

DEREK MCLAREN   It is no secret that one of the bigger challenges facing hospitals in the world of value-based care is forging partnerships with skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and creating a system for care transitions that improves quality and minimizes hospital...

The Promise of Behavioral Economics for Health

DAVID A. ASCH, MD, MBA   Most policy and management approaches to health care are highly transactional, taking their lead from management efforts in other sectors. Efforts to improve healthcare quality often are implemented through pay-for-performance financial...