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integrated careAccountable care organizations (ACOs), patient-centered medical homes (PCMHs), outcome-based payment models, providers, physicians and payers join together to provide patients with bundled services, providing care at lower cost. Hospital-physician alignment allows prioritized treatment for patients requiring urgent attention. Electronic health records and e-prescriptions improve accountability and transparency. Government encourages integrated care to systematically raise health care standards.

See: Medical home 2.0

 

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