http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com
1887

Extending the framework to value-based coordination architectures

Extending the framework to value-based coordination architectures

For access to this article, please select a purchase option:

Buy chapter PDF
£10.00
(plus tax if applicable)

IET members benefit from discounts to all IET publications and free access to E&T Magazine. If you are an IET member, log in to your account and the discounts will automatically be applied.

Learn more about IET membership 

Recommend Title Publication to library

You must fill out fields marked with: *

Librarian details
Name:*
Email:*
Your details
Name:*
Email:*
Department:*
Why are you recommending this title?
Select reason:
 
 
 
 
 
Value-based Learning Healthcare Systems: Integrative Modeling and Simulation — Recommend this title to your library

Thank you

Your recommendation has been sent to your librarian.

In this chapter, we discuss the need for extending the modeling and simulation methodology discussed in the book to this point to develop a suite of simulations to study specific approaches to value-based delivery of services. The focus is on coordinated care with the goal of enabling design and development of architectures that treat patients as agents interacting with systems and services that are coordinated using health information networks and interoperable electronic medical records. Success in this direction will contribute to the major global healthcare goal of solving the iron triangle reducing cost while improving quality and increasing access. Our specific goal is to allow organizations such as public health departments, hospitals, and new kinds of organizations (such as ACOs in the United States) to evaluate specific coordinated care strategies, proposed payment models, and potential trade-offs between quality and cost of coordinated care. A range of simulation tools must be developed to support the design of coordination architectures and predict important quality metrics that are applicable to diverse populations.

Chapter Contents:

  • 12.1 Introduction
  • 12.2 Alternative payment models
  • 12.3 Model construction methodology
  • 12.3.1 The crucial role of system-level integration
  • 12.3.2 Personal limitation models
  • 12.4 Family of models approach
  • 12.4.1 Model decomposition and hierarchical design
  • 12.4.2 Top-down design
  • 12.4.3 Level specification
  • 12.4.3.1 Patient modeling
  • 12.4.3.2 Dynamic structure
  • 12.4.3.3 Model test bed, data calibration and validation
  • 12.5 Summary
  • References

Inspec keywords: patient treatment; health care; medical administrative data processing; hospitals; digital simulation

Other keywords: public health departments; simulation tools; value-based service delivery; healthcare; payment models; value-based coordination architectures; patient treatment; hospitals; coordinated care

Subjects: Medical administration

Preview this chapter:
Zoom in
Zoomout

Extending the framework to value-based coordination architectures, Page 1 of 2

| /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/he/pbhe015e/PBHE015E_ch12-1.gif /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/he/pbhe015e/PBHE015E_ch12-2.gif

Related content

content/books/10.1049/pbhe015e_ch12
pub_keyword,iet_inspecKeyword,pub_concept
6
6
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address