Society: Healthcare is Changing

I currently work in a business that is helping it happen. There’s a very serious effort going on to rein in costs—coupled with an equally serious revision of how healthcare is determined and how it is delivered.

I had no idea. Here’s a long local story that gives the details.

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“The shift now is from volume to value,” said Meg McGoldrick, president of Abington-Jefferson Health. “More is not better. That is a big shift for us. We’ve been engaged around volume. It’s shifting the risk to the providers, on how to organize care.”
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Hospitals working to navigate changing health care landscape – The Intelligencer

http://goo.gl/SZvQS7

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