Craig Evan Pollack, Katrina Armstrong & David Grande
A new survey finds that primary care physicians strongly endorse key elements of the Affordable Care Act that enable individuals to obtain insurance coverage and that very few support repealing the law.
Why can't EHRs talk to one another? We never created the right incentives, but we pretend that we did.
“P4 health care” — predictive, preventive, personalized, and participatory — will use the astonishing power of systems medicine and big data to bring cutting-edge scientific wellness to everyone, improving health and saving money.
Eric C. Schneider & Cornelia J. Hall
Under MACRA, the MIPS payment plan grants much discretion to clinicians. The result may be unintended practice responses that require adjustments from CMS.
William Gordon, Adam Wright & Adam Landman
It could revolutionize health care, but how much is just hype?
Joseph C. Kvedar & Alexander L. Fogel
User engagement outside of clinical trials is the critical factor.
Michael H. Kanter, Joanne Schottinger & Joel Whittaker
How Kaiser Permanente Southern California reviews high-quality published research and implements evidence-based practices on an accelerated track.
Sandra L. Fryhofer, Meena Seshamani, Karen B. DeSalvo & Patrick H. Conway
The basic goals of delivery system reform — to promote quality and value in our health care system — remain at the core of bipartisan efforts in health care, and it is therefore essential that such efforts continue.
Michael I. Harrison
Successfully improving targeted processes through Lean can yield major improvements, but change does not come easily, and real transformation requires more far-reaching steps.
Peter J. Pronovost & Christine G. Holzmueller
To accelerate the translation of evidence into practice, we need to link biomedical research to improvement science. In this way, health care professionals can think like research scientists to solve puzzles and like engineers to solve problems, thereby improving patient outcomes.