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Model created to help sustainable health care delivery

Published research led by Michael Cousineau details how USC, a hospital and a downtown Los Angeles clinic joined forces to create a solution to challenges posed by the Affordable Care Act. (Photo/Don Milici)

As the Affordable Care Act plays out, numerous challenges have cropped up — from how to serve the millions of newly insured expected to crowd into doctors’ offices, community clinics and hospitals to the perilous shortage of primary care doctors to serve them.