Better Care and the Bottom Line

June 2011
HealthLeaders Magazine;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p32
The article reports on the findings of the "Economics of Better Care" survey of healthcare leaders conducted by Health Leaders Media Intelligence Unit in the U.S. About 52 percent of respondents said the best way to reduce costs is adopt nationwide best practices across the healthcare continuum. Fifty-two percent said the number one driver of wastes is over-utilization of services. Evidence-based medicine, chronic care management and medical liability reform rank high in addressing high health care costs.


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