Care Redesign 2016
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Call to Action: Address True Patient Needs (07:08)

The U.S. spends more on health care than most countries spend on everything produced and consumed, says Robert Pearl, Executive Director and CEO of The Permanente Medical Group. Yet people die from preventable diseases, are sometimes prescribed tests and medications of limited value, and miss work and school for office visits that could be done by video. But U.S. health care can change, Pearl says, if care programs are integrated, technologically enabled, prepaid, and physician led.

From the NEJM Catalyst event Care Redesign: Creating the Future of Care Delivery at Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health, September 30, 2015.

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