Table of Contents
1 Introduction and Vision (Francis J. Crosson and Laura A.Tollen).
2 History of Physician-Hospital Collaboration: Obstacles andOpportunities (Lawton R. Burns, Jeff C. Goldsmith and Ralph W.Muller).
3 Achieving the Vision: Structural Change (Stephen M. Shortell,Lawrence P. Casalino and Elliott S. Fisher).
4 Achieving the Vision: Payment Reform (Stuart Guterman andAnthony Shih).
5 Achieving the Vision: Operational Challenges and Improvement(Bruce Genovese).
6 Overcoming Barriers to Improved Collaboration and Alignment:Legal and Regulatory Issues (Robert F. Leibenluft and William M.Sage).
7 Overcoming Barriers to Improved Collaboration and Alignment:Governance Issues (Jeffrey Alexander, Gary Young and Commentary byJames DeNuccio).
8 Overcoming Barriers to Improved Collaboration and Alignment:Cultural Issues (Katherine A. Schneider).
9 Special Issues for Net Hospitals and Clinics (Benjamin K.Chu).
10 Special Issues for Academic Medical Centers (David Posch andCommentary Darrell G. Kirch)
11 What Needs to Happen Next? (Francis J. Crosson).