Funding for this research was provided by:
John A. Hartford Foundation
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (1C1CMS331334-01-00)
National Institute on Aging (TS, 3P30AG028741)
Received: 20 August 2018
Accepted: 5 April 2019
First Online: 29 April 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethics approval was granted by the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s Program for the Protection of Human Subjects (ID number IRB-17-02565) for this retrospective analysis of data. The approval included a waiver of informed consent for data that were collected for grant reporting, quality assurance, and internal program monitoring purposes.
: Not applicable.
: ALS, AF, LVD, BM, SL, and EC are full time employees of the Icahn School of Medicine, which in turn has an ownership interest in a joint venture with Contessa Health, a venture that manages acute care services provided to patients in their homes through prospective bundled payment arrangements. ALS, AF, LVD, BM, SL, and EC have no personal financial interest in the joint venture. Authors RZ, MG, and BL have no competing interests.
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