How daily huddles have played a key role in Advocate Health Care’s journey toward zero serious safety events by 2020.
CareMore offers an early look at its program built on the premise that human interaction and engagement can have a positive impact on the lives of our lonely elders.
Harpreet S. Sood, David W. Bates, John D. Halamka & Aziz Sheikh
Accurately matching patients with their records will save money and improve care.
By neglecting mental and behavioral health, our society has made it virtually impossible to succeed in holistic health, and thus to improve health outcomes.
Allen S. Weiss
NCH Healthcare System’s success in lengthening life expectancy and improving health and happiness for its community while lowering health care costs for large employers is an example worth emulating.
Until we create an environment where diverse patients are considered participants as partners, the goals of individualized research, prevention, and treatment will be unrealized.
With a concerted effort that incorporates principles of understanding, engaging, and connecting with diverse communities, health care leaders can impact patients’ lives early on, preventing adverse conditions and improving outcomes.
Case Study by
Samantha Roy, Fernando Reyes, Sarah Himmelrich, Lauren Johnston & Dave A. Chokshi
A CMMI-supported interdisciplinary care team effort helped a safety-net system strengthen primary care engagement and identify unmet needs.
Roy A. Beveridge
Clinicians need to adopt a holistic approach to care, particularly for older patients with chronic and comorbid conditions.
What if health care were designed so that in-person visits were the second, third, or even last option for meeting routine patient needs, rather than the first?