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2017 SUMMER READING SERIES

The Insight Center contains a collection of original articles and perspectives from world-renowned strategists and practitioners of value-based health care, especially curated by Harvard Business Review and sponsored by Medtronic.

See the latest five articles below. Each article examines ways in which technology is improving healthcare systems by enabling more intelligent, connected care.


ARTICLE #1

The Potential for Blockchain to Transform Electronic Health Records

By John D. Halamka, MD, Andrew Lippman and Ariel Ekblaw
It could give patients control over their own data.

Blockchain ... has the potential to standardize secure data exchange ...


ARTICLE #2

Tele-Mentoring Is Creating Global Communities of Practice in Health Care

By David Barash
The story of Project ECHO.

... transferring specialty care knowledge to primary care providers.


ARTICLE #3

Personalized Recommendation Engines Are Coming to Health Care

By Sam Glick
Techniques from online retail could help us choose better behaviors.

... the healthcare landscape as a whole will also be profoundly changed.


ARTICLE #4

How Systems Engineering Can Help Fix Health Care

By Peter Provonost, Alan Ravitz and Conrad Grant
An example from Johns Hopkins Medicine.

... integrate technology, people, and processes ...


ARTICLE #5

The Next Wave of Hospital Innovation to Make Patients Safer

By Amir A. Ghaferi, Christopher G. Myers, Kathleen M. Sutcliffe and Peter Pronovost
Technology and procedure can only get us so far.

... standardizing when possible, but also embracing variation ...