Off-Based Optimism: Part 2

Paul Levy

First posted 7/31/11 on Not Running a Hospital

In the post above, I present a review of a recent blog post from the head of the Commonwealth Fund that, to me, represents an all-too-common analysis of health care issues, one driven by desire rather than clear-headed thinking.  I promised a second example, and here it is, using a recent article in the New England Journal of Medicine.  It was again brought to my attention by this teaser from the Commonwealth Fund:

New Study: Innovative System for Paying Health Care Providers Slows Spending, Improves Patient Care

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