How Are Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) Approaching Dental Care Services?

March 2016 - 62 min

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In a new report (PDF), The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, in collaboration with HPI, examines dental care inclusion within accountable care organizations (ACOs). The analysis focuses on how often dental care is included within ACOs, what dental care services are included, and the factors driving ACO decisions regarding oral health.

Chair
Marko Vujicic, PhD, Chief Economist & Vice President, ADA Health Policy Institute

Presenter
Carrie H. Colla, PhD, Assistant Professor, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, Geisel School of Medicine

Discussants
Eli Schwarz, DDS, MPH, PhD,  Professor & Chair, Department of Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oregon Health & Science University

Tom Merrill, ACO Research Manager, Leavitt Partners