Category Archives: Value-based Health Care

Cost of Care and Value-based Health Care Services

Every one is concerned with the cost of care. Even physicians are concerned with cost of care.  There is a group of physicians advocating “Better care. Better Health. Lower cost. Working together we can improve the safety, affordability and experience of healthcare.” (http://www.costsofcare.org/home) How … Continue reading

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Integrated Value-based Health Care Services

INTEGRATED VALUE-BASED SERVICES Services that improve health care outcomes per unit cost of care through integrated management systems. Use of integrated management systems to create value in the delivery of health care services.   Examples of Integrated Management Systems: Integrated … Continue reading

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Stefan Larsson: What doctors can learn from each other

Stefan Larsson: What doctors can learn from each other http://www.ted.com/talks/stefan_larsson_what_doctors_can_learn_from_each_other.html?source=facebook#.Us33cfmI8jy.facebook Value-based Health Care http://on.ted.com/StefanLarsson Different hospitals produce different results on different procedures. Only, patients don’t know that data, making choosing a surgeon a high-stakes guessing game. Stefan Larsson looks at … Continue reading

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Value-Based Health Care Is Inevitable and That’s Good

Value-Based Health Care Is Inevitable and That’s Good by Toby Cosgrove  |   10:00 AM September 24, 2013    http://blogs.hbr.org/2013/09/value-based-health-care-is-inevitable-and-thats-good/#disqus_thread Vaccines. Anesthesia. Penicillin. Bypass surgery. Decoding the human genome. Unquestionably, all are life-saving medical breakthroughs. But one breakthrough that will change the … Continue reading

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