Emergency Department Care Coordination Strategies and Perceived Impact under Maryland’s Hospital Payment Reforms


Emergency department (ED) care coordination plays an important role in facilitating care transitions across settings. This study addresses ED care coordination processes and their perceived effectiveness in Maryland hospitals, which face strong incentives to reduce hospital-based care through global budgets.

Hilltop Executive Director Cynthia Woodcock was co-author of this article published in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine.

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