One of Obamacare’s big experiments to lower costs is working surprisingly well
The least-sexy news in health care these days — bundled payments — might also be the most important.
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania operates one of the country’s few centers designed to ease stress and to show compassion for caregivers with loved ones in the hospital. “In some ways, it’s really a significant statement of who we are,” says Mary Walton, director of the Family Caregiver Center.
Since 2015, the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania has supported the Family Caregiver Center—one of only a few in the United States.