As uncertainty in healthcare reform continues, several areas crucial to navigating change have been identified. Increased accountability for outcomes over the entire cycle of care, integrated care delivery and reimbursement that improves value to the patient are some of the elements involved.
Patients and families are becoming more involved in their healthcare. Read more about why they expect more value, greater transparency and improved collaboration in this Hospital Impact article.
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