Category: Primers

Getting the Doctor’s Skin in the Game: “Accountable” Healthcare… A Quick Primer– and What it Means For You.

The term “accountable healthcare” has been in the media a lot over the past few years. But what exactly is “accountable care” and what does it mean for you as a patient? In about 600 words, here is the short answer. Some background: Experts generally agree that US healthcare has become unaffordable  at a rapid rate. Health ...