National Academy of Medicine

Shared Decision-Making Strategies for Best Care: Patient Decision Aids

In Shared Decision-Making Strategies for Best Care: Patient Decision Aids, the authors suggest concrete steps to
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Essential Stewardship Priorities for Academic Health Systems

In “Essential Stewardship Priorities for Academic Health Systems,” the CEOs of five leading academic centers &
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Nurse Credentialing Research Frameworks and Perspectives for Assessing a Research Agenda

Improving health care delivery and individual and population health and controlling health car
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Challenges and Opportunities in Nurse Credentialing Research Design

Many of the approximately 3 million registered nurses (RNs) in the U.S (IOM, 2011; HRSA, 2013) pursue additional cr
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Understanding What Employers Are Up To: Think Managed Consumerism, Not Exit

Employers have a major impact on the U.S. health care system through their sponsorship of health benefits for
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The Future of Nursing: A Look Back at the Landmark IOM Report

Three years ago, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released its landmark report The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Adv
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The Lean Approach to Health Care: Safety, Quality, and Cost

More than a decade ago, the board of directors and executive leaders of Virginia Mason (VM) Health System in Seattle, WA, held
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Rapid Evidence Adoption to Improve Health Outcomes

The translation of new evidence into reliable practice typically takes years and sometimes decades. For interventions with a strong
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Improved Patient Outcomes in 3 Years with a System of Cure for Diabetes

Diabetes mellitus (DM) and associated complications are increasing in the United States, with prevalence up 40
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