The American Health Care Act (AHCA) is far from law. Read results of the May 2017 Congressional Budget Office score, our initial examination of who might win or lose under the AHCA, and our breakdown by age and income bracket for the previous version released in March 2017. Check back here for updates as we continue to track the bill’s progress.
Article by Vivian S. Lee & Joanne Conroy
Raising the standards of equity and wellness in our workplaces so we effectively advance health for the populations we serve.
Article by David I. Auerbach, Douglas O. Staiger & Peter I. Buerhaus
The number of NPs and PAs is growing rapidly, while physician supply has slowed. This research projects the number of NPs, PAs, and physicians through 2030.
Roundtable by Paul DeChant, Christina Maslach, Tait Shanafelt, Karen Weiner, Namita Seth Mohta & Edward Prewitt
An NEJM Catalyst roundtable sponsored by IBM Watson Health brought together four experts, all deeply engaged in reducing physician burnout from different perspectives, to share in a robust discussion.
Article by Robert Pottharst
The deliberate nurturing of specific types of leadership personas seems to be a critical factor in the success of value-based care organizations.
Insights Report by Sandra Gittlen
NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members from high-performing institutions share their perspectives on what’s working and what needs improvement.
Article by Nicolas S. Nguyen, Elizabeth L. Métraux & Andrew F. Morris-Singer
Improving morale and reducing turnover with peer-support meetings and shared group email lists for clinicians.
Article by Sarah Haas, Barbara Jacobs, Mitchell Schwartz & Maulik Joshi
How Anne Arundel Health System created a meaningful measure for patients and providers.
Health care is rife with metrics and rating systems that purport to differentiate the good, bad, and mediocre. Every clinician and leader wants to be affiliated with a high-performing organization. But what constitutes high performance in health care?
Article by Leo Eisenstein
The social determinants of health — and physicians’ sense of powerlessness in the face of them — seem crucially missing from the discussion of burnout.
Article by Bellinda Schoof & John Wiesman
A five-point plan unveils ways that leaders of health care and public health organizations can take action to enhance community wellness.