Ziad Haydar, Chief Clinical Officer of Ascension Health, talks with Thomas H. Lee about successes in working with independent physicians, how his organization “revolutionized” risk management in healthcare by quickly disclosing errors – and why he still believes in the nobility of practicing medicine.
Case Study by Connor Drake & Howard Eisenson
Lincoln Community Health Center improved care quality by measuring and responding to upstream social and economic risk factors disproportionately affecting low-income households.
Achieving Value in Highly Complex Acute Care: Lessons from the Delivery of Extra Corporeal Life Support
Case Study by Michael Nurok, Jonathan Warsh, Erik Dong, Jeffrey Lopez, Mayumi Kharabi & Robert S. Kaplan
To improve both the value and outcomes of ECLS, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center created guidelines for ECLS delivery and explored opportunities for more efficient care.
Case Study by Leigh Kimberg, Eliza Hayes Bakken, Ellen Chen & Dean Schillinger
A safety net system’s trauma-informed approach to integrating interpersonal violence into behavioral health programs in primary care.
Case Study by Om Lala, Anna Garcia, Jen Lau, Evan DeFilippis & Dave A. Chokshi
How a New York safety-net health system used data science to identify obstacles to OpenNotes use, address technical barriers, and develop strategies for improving clinical note sharing by providers and viewing by patients.
Article by Kyan C. Safavi, David W. Bates & Sreekanth K. Chaguturu
A four-part framework developed by physicians at Partners HealthCare provides a stepwise process for assessing and integrating technologies to effectively use data through a continuous patient experience.
Article by Reshma Gupta, Samuel A. Skootsky & James M. Wilson
A coordinated effort by UCLA leaders to identify a high-cost population with chronic kidney disease and to modify care processes and personnel has led to improved health and reduced utilization.
Insights Report by Sandra Gittlen
Though survey respondents don’t indicate strong use of telehealth and remote monitoring, NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members discuss the ways they’re using these tools to monitor chronic disease, with good results.
Article by Amy Compton-Phillips & David Johnson
Health care leaders need to focus less on ownership and control of the delivery process, and more on outcomes, cost efficiency, and customer experience.
Article by Nirav R. Shah, Charles M. Farkas & Bob Kocher
The consolidation craze continues, but vertical integration has yet to demonstrate real progress toward the Triple Aim. Health care leaders would do well to consider innovative approaches that are working in other industries, including the tech-enabled full stack model.
Case Study by Anil C. Singh, Tariq Cheema & Tony Farah
Allegheny General Hospital created a comprehensive solution for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) that led to improved clinical outcomes, reduced hospital admissions and readmissions, and a resultant decrease in the total cost of care.