Bioethics Grand Rounds- July
July 26, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pmTitle – "Trust me, I’m an Accountable Care Organization” Presenter – Susan Goold, MD, MHSA, MA, FACP, Professor of Internal Medicine and Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan Abstract: Accountable care organizations (ACOs) are a new form of health care organization in which a network of health care providers is given a financial incentive to reduce total costs of care while meeting certain quality benchmarks for a defined patient group. What are the moral responsibilities of such organizations, if any? How might ACOs and those who work in them care for patients in an accountable, trustworthy way?
Location: UH Ford Auditorium