[infographic] Why are Accountable Care Organizations Necessary?
Below is the first original infographic from Healthcare IT Connect examining the need for accountable care organizations. We report on the facts surrounding the formation of accountable care organizations in the US, including developments with the 32 pioneer ACOs and the efforts to promote higher quality care at lower costs. While the US spends the most per capita in the world for healthcare, we do not necessarily enjoy the longest lifespans or highest quality overall health.[full size - 1.0 mb PDF] full size - 1.0 mb PDF]