Tag Archives: Well-being

It’s Time To Measure Patient Outcomes

Quality measures, low service utilization or the absence of poor performance is not measuring patient outcomes I apologize for the sports analogy, though it fits so well I could not resist. Can you imagine if we received statistics like base hits.

Will It Be About Patients This Time?

We are beginning the third transformational wave of trying to improve health care outcomes and reduce costs. The transformation is being driven by the familiar strategy of addressing “covered lives” and “bundles”. Will it be mostly about patients, their recovery and.

What If We Paid For Patient Recovery?

What if we paid for patient recovery rather than just patient services? What if we paid to treat patients rather than just conditions? What if we paid to personalize care rather just population health quality measures? While these questions may sound academic, there.