The Resource The healthcare imperative : lowering costs and improving outcomes : workshop series summary, Pierre L. Yong, Robert S. Saunders, and LeighAnne Olsen, editors ; Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care ; Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

The healthcare imperative : lowering costs and improving outcomes : workshop series summary, Pierre L. Yong, Robert S. Saunders, and LeighAnne Olsen, editors ; Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care ; Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

Label
The healthcare imperative : lowering costs and improving outcomes : workshop series summary
Title
The healthcare imperative
Title remainder
lowering costs and improving outcomes : workshop series summary
Statement of responsibility
Pierre L. Yong, Robert S. Saunders, and LeighAnne Olsen, editors ; Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care ; Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Summarizes workshops convened in May, July, September, and December 2009 by the Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care (formerly the Roundtable on Evidence-Based Medicine), to explore the sources and implications of waste and excess cost in health care, as well as strategies and policies necessary to address these issues
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.4336210973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA410.53
LC item number
.H4365 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Learning health system series
Label
The healthcare imperative : lowering costs and improving outcomes : workshop series summary, Pierre L. Yong, Robert S. Saunders, and LeighAnne Olsen, editors ; Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care ; Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
SECTION I -- EXCESSIVE HEALTHCARE COSTS: The healthcare imperative -- Unnecessary services -- Inefficiently delivered services -- Excess administrative costs -- Prices that are too high -- Missed prevention opportunities -- SECTION II -- STRATEGIES THAT WORK: Strategies that work -- Knowledge enhancement -- Care culture and system redesign -- Transparency of cost and performance -- Payment and payer-based strategies -- Community-based and transitional care -- Entrepreneurial strategies -- SECTION III -- THE POLICY AGENDA: The policy agenda -- Payments for value over volume -- Medically complex patients -- Delivery system integration -- Delivery system efficiency -- Administrative simplification -- Consumer-directed policies -- SECTION IV -- GETTING TO 10 PERCENT: Taking stock: numbers and policies -- Getting to 10 percent: opportunities and requirements -- Common themes and next steps
Control code
ocn777951921
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 631 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309144346
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b26489831
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)777951921
  • pebcs0309144337

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