It’s a generally accepted view that all hospital-employed physician groups are constitutionally incapable of operating without financial support from the hospital. PinnacleHealth Medical Group found that commonsense tactics can eliminate the need for hospitals to expend precious resources to support employed physicians.
Michael McWilliams & Robert S. Huckman
You know what you like in a mobile phone and can compare different models’ quality. How can patients and providers do that in health care?
MACRA could be bigger than Obamacare for physicians, yet many “barely know anything about it.”
Eric C. Schneider & David Squires
The United States could achieve the best-performing health care system in the world by undertaking coordinated efforts that address four challenges.
The infrastructure that leaders create lasts far longer, and with farther reaching implications, than anything else they do.
Poonam L. Alaigh
A defense of the Veterans Health Administration, from its former Acting Under Secretary.
Lisa S. Rotenstein, Robert S. Huckman & Neil W. Wagle
PRO collection is not only feasible and good for clinical care, but it also may enhance physician satisfaction and prevent burnout.
Creating sustained change comes from a leader who does more than just inspire.
Mark R. Depman
Will applying the RCA rubric to hospital admissions better help define and manage care?
Sandra L. Fryhofer, Meena Seshamani, Karen B. DeSalvo & Patrick H. Conway
The basic goals of delivery system reform — to promote quality and value in our health care system — remain at the core of bipartisan efforts in health care, and it is therefore essential that such efforts continue.