In Reply Drs Sanford and Handley point out the assistance that the work of the USPSTF might provide to those interested in population health. Further research is needed to establish how the leaders of ACOs perceive the meaning of population health and how they may form partnerships with public health agencies.
Noble DJ, Casalino LP. Population Health and Accountable Care Organizations—Reply. JAMA. 2013;310(3):324. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.7951