Xiaoyan Huang, Lesley Jones Larson, Lian Wang, Kateri J. Spinelli & Meredith Rosenthal
Despite significant primary care reform around patient-centered medical home models, specialty care remains fragmented, with poor communication between primary care and specialists. How should specialty practices be reformed to deliver more coordinated, patient-centered care?
A study in system change.
Case Study by
Rebecca Rogers, Haley Gardiner, Stephanie Nutt & Amy Young
How the Women’s Health Institute at The University of Texas at Austin designed their clinic to provide comprehensive, team-based, and patient-centered care for women.
Interpersonal medicine is not just about being nice — it’s about being effective.
Examples from inside and outside health care on changing the environment so that if people take no action at all, the right thing — the healthy thing — still happens.
A look at environment changes that could help reduce the obesity epidemic in the United States.
When should clinicians and health systems promote hard work to achieve health versus looking for ways that could make healthy behaviors easier?
Seven ways to lower barriers to behavior change and make it easier to achieve better health.
Ioulia Kachirskaia, Kedar S. Mate & Estee Neuwirth
Kaiser Permanente’s initiatives with combining HCD and PI point to the potential to improve the health care experience and outcomes of patients and providers.
NEJM Catalyst Insights Council members agree that design thinking is useful, but leadership buy-in and understanding of how to implement it may create barriers.