An economic model promoting profit over value is the basis for the American healthcare payment system. Delivering high-value (cost-effective) care is the path to financial ruin for healthcare providers. Something's very wrong here!
My latest blog post is very critical of suggestions to stop thinking big! I argue that we need paradigm-busting big ideas to transform our current healthcare system so that value rules the day.
Stephen BellerPresident and chief executive officerNational Health Data SystemsHudson, N.Y. To submit a letter to YOUR VIEWS, click here. Please include your name, title and hometown.