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READING SERIES — WASTE & OPPORTUNITY EFFICIENCY IN HEALTHCARE

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 details an area that the healthcare industry is addressing or needs to address to improve value and lower costs. 


ARTICLE #1

11 Things the Health Care Sector Must Do to Improve Cybersecurity

By Rebecca Weintraub and Joram Borenstein
Out-of-date technology makes the industry more vulnerable.

…a wake-up call for the entire industry…


ARTICLE #2

How U.S. Health Care Got Safer by Focusing on the Patient Experience

By Thomas H. Lee, MD
Almost 20 years ago, two reports changed the game.

...these analyses provide comfort and direction for leaders …


ARTICLE #3

A Payment Model That Prevents Unnecessary Medical Treatment

By David J. Jacofsky and Derek A. Haas
One solution to curb health care spending.

…provider is only financially accountable for...diagnoses...it can reasonably influence.


ARTICLE #4

Redesigning Care for High-Cost, High-Risk Patients

By Zubin J. Eapen and Sachin H. Jain
5% of patients drive half of the health care spending in the U.S.

The suboptimal value of legacy care models ... present a fertile opportunity...


ARTICLE #5

Getting Buy-In for Predictive Analytics in Health Care

By Meetali Kakad, MD, Ronen Rozenblum, and David Westfall Bates, MD
The lack of adoption is not about technology.

...the U.S. health care system spends almost a third of its resources...on unnecessary services and inefficient care.