TITLE

Health Care Financing: Outside the Box

AUTHOR(S)
Coye, Molly Joel
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;May2008, Vol. 82 Issue 5, Special section p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at how extending the redesign of care out into the community, with the hospital as the hub of new integrated systems, can sustain health care financing in the U.S. The first generation of technologies that will support this extension into the community includes sensors that are connected to telephone, Internet and television appliances that transmit biological data and support communication and coaching from providers to patients.
ACCESSION #
32482798

 

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