TITLE

Health Care Reform?

AUTHOR(S)
Stall, Jennifer N.
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
American Journal of Clinical Pathology;Jan2014 Supplement, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author expresses her views on the issue of health care reform in the U.S. as of January 2014. She talks about the association of health care reform with patient-centered care and the reduction of medical care costs. Topics discussed also include direct cost of laboratory/pathology testing, the optimization by pathologists of test selection and diagnostics, and the need for the health care system to shift from a volume-based to a value-based approach.
ACCESSION #
93387225

 

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