Our Health Plan: Community Governed Healthcare That Works by Jim RickardsOur Health Plan: Community Governed Healthcare That Works by Jim Rickards

Our Health Plan: Community Governed Healthcare That Works

byJim Rickards

Paperback | August 1, 2017

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Just when you thought there was no cure for an ailing healthcare system,Our Health Planwill change your mind entirely. Chronicling the journey of a single community through the labyrinth of local healthcare in its efforts to effect change, proponents focus on the most economically disadvantaged and vulnerable-the Medicaid population, as well as reaching out to the commercially insured, creating a revolutionary Coordinated Care Organization, or CCO, in the process. Harnessing the power of its doctors, hospitals, dentists, psychologists, addiction counselors, paramedics, educators, and other integral healthcare forces, the medical community learns to work as a cohesive unit. Results include vastly improved care, reduced costs, favorable relationships and communication among providers, and patients with a decisive voice in a totally reimagined healthcare system.
Dr. Jim Rickards is a healthcare transformer who happens to be a radiologist. Currently, he is the Chief Medical Officer for the Oregon Health Authority which serves approximately 1.1 million individuals with Medicaid benefits. In this capacity, he oversees Oregon's health evidence review commission, pharmacy and therapeutics committee...
Title:Our Health Plan: Community Governed Healthcare That WorksFormat:PaperbackDimensions:182 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:August 1, 2017Publisher:Morgan James PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1683502981

ISBN - 13:9781683502982

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