Christopher Barbey is a research assistant in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School where he works on payment and delivery system reform. He holds a Master of Arts in Bioethics from the University of Minnesota and has previously written on the subjects of disability and reproductive ethics. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Grinnell College in Iowa.

Recent Posts by Christopher Barbey

Savings Reported By CMS Do Not Measure True ACO Savings

The bottom line is that we should not pay attention to any analysis that uses the benchmarks as the basis for assessing the effects of accountable care organizations on Medicare spending.