National Academy of Medicine

Fostering Transparency in Outcomes, Quality, Safety, and Costs: A Vital Direction for Health and Health Care

Over the last 20 years, the United States has witnessed a shift from little readily available in
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Generating Knowledge from Best Care: Advancing the Continuously Learning Health System

In this Perspective, the authors aim to facilitate the growth of learning health environments by highlighting strat
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Transparency: A Patient’s Right to Know

A generation ago, the doctor always knew best. Medical decision-making was cloaked in secrecy. Medical charts and X-rays were handled clandestine
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Getting Serious About the Social Determinants of Health

We have long known that factors outside of medical care — race, education, housing, income, and other social determinants are t
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From Pilots to Practice: Speeding the Movement of Successful Pilots to Effective Practice

In this discussion paper, authors identify practical strategies for improving health care and
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Making the Case for Continuous Learning from Routinely Collected Data

In “Making the Case for Continuous Learning from Routinely Collected Data,” the authors suggest that
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