Value in health care : accounting for cost, quality, safety, outcomes, and innovation : workshop summary

The United States has the highest per capita spending on health care of any industrialized nation. Yet despite the unprecedented levels of spending, harmful medical errors abound, uncoordinated care continues to frustrate patients and providers, and U.S. healthcare costs continue to increase. The gr...

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Main Author: Yong, Pierre L.
Corporate Authors: Institute of Medicine (U.S.) Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care, National Academies Press (U.S.)
Other Authors: Olsen, LeighAnne, McGinnis, J. Michael
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, D.C. National Academies Press 2010, c2010
Series:Learning healthcare system series
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references