National Academy of Medicine

Metrics for Comparing User Experiences in Health IT

In this discussion paper, David Classen, M.D., M.S., from the University of Utah School of Medicine and Pascal Metrics, a patient s
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Analytics in Support of Health Care Transformation

We have a good concept of the flawed state of health care, the critical need for change, and the future we want. Patient-centered, p
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Transforming the Public Health System: What Are We Learning?

While there has been an enormous amount of attention paid to the transformation of the United States Health Care delivery sy
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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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Personalized Medicine: Innovation to Clinical Execution

With personalized medicine, researchers use extremely sophisticated data analysis to separate a large population of people who u
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Core Principles & Values of Effective Team-Based Health Care

This Discussion Paper, “Core Principles & Values of Effective Team-Based Health Care,” presents basic princi
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Communicating with Patients on Health Care Evidence

“Communicating with Patients on Health Care Evidence,” presents tested messages and insights for engaging effectively w
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