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Letter From The Foundation
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Overutilization hasn’t proven to be a main driver of high health care spending in the U.S. as it compares to other countries. But does that mean we should leave that out of the equation altogether?...”
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Part of professionalism is to be good stewards of public resources and recognizing that we have a responsibility to deal with this issue of rising health care costs...”
-Dr. Paul Kaplowitz
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April 10, 2018
Per a recent JAMA article, overutilization hasn’t proven to be a main driver of high health care spending in the U.S. as it compares to other countries. But does that mean we should leave that out of the equation altogether?
January 25, 2018
In health care, large shifts in quality have often depended on trustful relationships among health care stakeholders.
December 14, 2017
Over the last five years, the ABIM Foundation has learned valuable lessons from our experience engaging dozens of health systems, physician practices, and medical education and training programs with the Choosing Wisely® campaign. We believe many of lessons learned can help inform the model of change that CMMI is seeking.
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"Advancements in implementation & evidence showing the positive effect on clinical outcomes are necessary to build upon the success [of #ChoosingWisely] to date." New @JAMA_current Viewpoint by Wendy Levinson @bornk and our own @WolfsonD - https://t.co/mm4Kj8Bgdx @ChooseWiselyCA
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See the complete list: http://www.choosingwisely.org/societies/american-academy-of-nursing/
Scheduled speakers include: Howard Beckman, MD, a researcher at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, and Brian Justice, DC, of Spine Care Partners will present. Risha Gidwani-Marszowski, DrPH, a health economist with the VA Health Economics Resource Center, and Jordan Harmon, MHA, managing director of the Center for the Advancement of Value in Musculoskeletal Health at the Hospital for Special Surgery and advocacy director for Costs of Care.
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Meeting ID: 938 207 1845
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