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Healthy Competition → Healthy Marketplace (14:09)

Economist Leemore Dafny says a healthy marketplace calls for three key ingredients:  (1) Consumers must have a choice of health plans. (2) Insurers must design products to satisfy various customer segments. (3) Providers must offer care that meets patient needs.  The “secret sauce” that will make these ingredients hang together, she says, will be competition at every step.

From the NEJM Catalyst event Innovation in Health Care Leadership: The New Health Care Marketplace at Northwestern University, June 4, 2015.

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