People with Serious Illness Resources

Headline This systematic literature review summarizes different approaches and criteria that can be used to identify patients with complex needs for health system interventions. Context Defining and...
Headline This article describes factors that support health care organizations in transitioning from volume- to value-based payment. Context While the financial challenges of COVID-19 may lead to...
Headline This change package contains strategies, tips, and case studies to assist health care stakeholders in building meaningful, person-centered engagement in their organizations. Context As health...
Headline This series of papers includes promising practices, recommendations, vignettes, and other helpful tools to assist health systems in supporting family caregivers providing complex care...
Individuals who are dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid often experience uncoordinated care across their medical, behavioral health, and long-term care needs. Care models that integrate Medicare...
The field of complex care, which seeks to improve care for individuals with complex health and social needs, is continually growing and developing its workforce. To convey the essential knowledge...
The dually eligible population includes many individuals who need both complex medical care and long-term services and supports, which leads to high health care spending. Better understanding of how...
More than one-third of Medicare beneficiaries are enrolled in a Medicare Advantage (MA) plan, which include standard MA plans as well as Special Needs Plans (SNPs) that provide tailored benefits to...
Many people with advanced illness experience trauma, including trauma associated with their diagnoses, and trauma-related symptoms can complicate their care. This article examines principles of trauma...
To improve the quality and value of care and target interventions most effectively, it is important to understand the distinction between individuals with complex health and social needs who have...
Integrating palliative care into broad population management strategies is important to improving the quality of care for individuals with serious illness. This toolkit provides a roadmap for health...
The Return-on-Investment (ROI) Calculator for Partnerships to Address the Social Determinants of Health, developed by The Commonwealth Fund, is designed to support successful financial partnerships...