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  • The Blue Ridge Academic Health Group studies and reports on issues of fundamental importance to improving our health care system, with special focus on the role of the academic health center (AHC).
  • Current co-chairs of the Blue Ridge Academic Health Group include Jonathan S. Lewin and Jeffrey R. Balser.
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Report 21 | Spring 2017
The Academic Health Center: Delivery System Design in the Changing Health Care Ecosystem—Sizing the Clinical Enterprise to Support the Academic Mission

Academic health centers (AHCs) can learn much from the successes and failures of other AHCs in forming health system partnerships. They should take care to regard prospective partnerships through the lens of their prospective partners, and they should also understand the true value of what the AHC brand and infrastructure bring to bear.

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