Additional ACO Information and Resources
ACP has assembled a set of online resources from other key organizations to assist with understanding the definition and implementation of an ACO.
- "How to Create Accountable Care Organizations" by Harold D. Miller, Center for Healthcare Quality and Payment Reform (www.chqpr.org)
- "Better to Best: Elements to Achieve Accountable Care Value Driving Elements of the Merical Home and Accountable Care" - a report from the Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative about moving forward to a value-based health care system.
- Dartmouth Brookings ACO Toolkit - guidance for the successful implementation of an ACO.
- ACOs and other options: A “how-to” manual for physicians navigating a post-health reform world. 4th edition. Developed by the American Medical Association
Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health, 2nd Edition
This new edition reflects recent clinical and social changes and continues to present the important issues facing practitioners and their LGBT patients. Read more about the Guide. Also see ACP's recent policy position paper on LGBT health disparities.
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