It’s hard to read the latest report on Medicare ACOs without feeling a tinge of sadness about what could ave been.
Hospital performance measures need to get beyond the failed report card format and present information in a way that resonates with the public.
Lives ruined by questionable artery clearing surgery and penis enlargement surgery both are connected to one controversial FDA rule.
“Every Man His Own Physician,” by Dr. John Theobald, bore an impressive subtitle: ” Being a complete collection of efficacious and approved remedies for every disease”
Medicare’s value-based payments to hospitals don’t reflect what its beneficiaries value most, which is clinical outcomes.