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Available online: “A Strategy for Health Care Reform — Toward a Value-Based System”

July 13, 2009


Volume 361:109-112 July 9, 2009 Number 2 A Strategy for Health Care Reform — Toward a Value-Based System Michael E. Porter, Ph.D. HTML full text: PDF full text: Advertisements

Kaiser Health Tracking Poll, June 2009

July 8, 2009


Kaiser Health Tracking Poll, June 2009

So, in case you haven’t noticed, there’s something going on in healthcare…

July 6, 2009


A side-by-side comparison of the leading comprehensive reform proposals from the Kaiser Family Foundation:

Summer Reading

July 2, 2009


Institute of Medicine. (2001). Crossing the Quality Chasm. Washington D.C.: National Academy Press. Malcolm K. Sparrow. (2000). License to Steal–How Fraud Bleeds America’s Health Care System. Boulder: Westview Press (Perseus). Robert H. Blank and Viola Burau. (2007). Comparative Health Policy, 2nd ed. New York: Palgrave/Macmillan. Samuel Levey and N. Paul Loomba. (1984). Health Care Administration–A Managerial Perspective, 2nd […]

Readings for today

July 1, 2009


    MICHAEL NIELSON: Is scientific publishing about to be disrupted? via CShaffer (fb via twitter) Exploring the Harmful Effects of Health Care by Charles M. Kilo; Eric B. Larson JAMA. 2009; 302:89-91. State Licensure and Professional Monopolies in Medicine by Rebecca A. Harris JAMA. 2009; 302:35-a. both via JAMA Topic Collection […]