Today’s healthcare delivery is fragmented, and payment models often incentivize volume rather than outcomes.
To increase value, care needs to be organized around a patient’s medical condition. Transforming care delivery begins by including the right patients and making sure they have convenient access to care. Once in the care system, it’s about doing the right thing and doing things right. Highly-productive care teams perform along an optimized, integrated pathway.
New provision models ensure value at the heart of care delivery – designed to reduce costs with no sacrifices in outcomes.
Expert voices on ‘Transforming care delivery’
"Failure of execution on what we already know is a major challenge in transforming healthcare delivery today."
Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School and Distinguished Chair for Medical Informatics at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston
"With the right training and processes, our employees can do twice as much but only work half as hard."
"Getting patients into a hospital is core of providing access to care. It becomes our responsibility to reach out to communities and screen the population."
Another aspect of digitalization in care delivery during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic is an increase of remote work concepts as this paper outlines:
Insights Series issue 10: 'Five steps towards more remote care delivery in healthcare'
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