Harvard Business Review

Health Care Providers Should Publish Physician Ratings

By Ashish K. Jha, MD

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In the past, health care performance data was hard to find and difficult to understand. Now patients are paying more for health care, and more information is readily available online. As a result, patients are demanding — and getting — increased, meaningful access to information on providers.

This development in health care transparency will, in turn, encourage hospitals and doctors to deliver higher-value care more efficiently. Read how.