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Quality Care

The Wrong Way

Debra L. Ness | Posted 06.25.2015 | Politics
Debra L. Ness

If we want to deliver high-value, quality care to patients and families, we need to invest in better ways to deliver care -- not undermine the agencies that are making real the improvements our health care system needs.

Quality Care As a Driver for Health System Change

Dr. Bruce A. Chernof, MD | Posted 05.28.2014 | Impact
Dr. Bruce A. Chernof, MD

To fundamentally engage the American public in the future of the health care delivery system, we need to see value through their eyes as people endeavor to live their lives to the fullest, despite limitations. This can best be achieved by putting quality of life measures on the same level with quality of health measures to truly drive health system change.

Cracking Health Costs: Dave Ramsey-Style

Leah Binder | Posted 10.19.2013 | Business
Leah Binder

It's time we applied such common sense to healthcare spending, and a much-discussed new book does just that: Cracking Health Costs: How to Cut Your Company's Costs and Provide Employees Better Care, by Tom Emerick and Al Lewis.

Birth Classes: More Than Just a Bonding Experience

Adam Wolfberg, M.D. | Posted 02.22.2012 | Parents
Adam Wolfberg, M.D.

Whenever I'm on-call on a weekend, I'm always charmed by the birth class. A dozen couples are led on a tour of Labor and Delivery, the postpartum floo...