TITLE

Better Care and the Bottom Line

AUTHOR(S)
CANTLUPE, JOE
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
63175649

 

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