National Academy of Medicine

The Clinical Trials Enterprise in the United States: A Call for Disruptive Innovation

Over the past decade, the symbiotic relationship between the clinical trials enterprise (CTE) an
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The Clinical Trials Enterprise in the United States: A Call for Disruptive Innovation

Over the past decade, the symbiotic relationship between the clinical trials enterprise (CTE) and
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A Path to Accountable Care

With all the attention being paid to emerging accountable care organizations throughout the country, a California model is delivering measurable results. Ca
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Continuous Adoption of Best Practices: The New Normal

The health care field is filled with committed and passionate professionals from all disciplines delivering and improving patient
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Surgical Complexity Initiative

A basic aim of effective and efficient health care is ensuring the right match between the patient’s condition and the setting for the patient’s care. W
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Taking Aim at the Right Targets

Despite past efforts to improve patient safety—and there has been effort and activity aplenty—routine safety processes continue to fail routinely. Poor
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Innovating to Improve Care and Manage Costs

The challenging economics of health care require today’s innovators to demonstrate value against a number of criteria, including access to
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Attributes of a Health Literate Organization

What is a Health Literate Organization? This paper describes ten attributes of a health literate organization, that is, an organization th
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