Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration

Physician Practice Organization and Health Care Delivery and Costs

Laurence Baker, Stanford University

BakerSmall
February 01, 2015
January 31, 2016
$75,199

This study continues earlier research also funded by NIHCM examining how physician practice consolidation affects care delivery, spending and quality for Medicare patients and PPO prices for the privately insured. Results are expected to inform policy discussions about provider consolidation and market power.