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Julia J. Resnick - May 12, 2015

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As the U.S. health care system undergoes transformation — transitioning from stand-alone hospitals to health care systems, improving care coordination and moving to value-based contracting — hospitals need to think outside the box, and their walls. The next step is progressing toward a health system that links health care with community stakeholders to create a network of organizations dedicated to improving population health.

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