Summa Health System in Akron is an Accountable Care Organization (ACO), with the goal of providing better value and more innovative care to specific populations in the communities it serves. An ACO holds a provider accountable for the quality of care as well as the cost of care. This model replaces the traditional fee-for-service.
Summa Health System’s department of orthopedics is staying at the forefront of developments – both in orthopedics and in the overall landscape of healthcare.
Following is more information on leading research, protocols and education conducted by Summa Orthopedics: