Lessons in Healthcare Reform

in health care

Health Affairs, a peer-reviewed publication focused on health policy thought and research, posted an article on its blog by Jeff D. Selberg, the new Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) titled “The Shifting Health Care Landscape: Lessons from the Clinton Error”. A former hospital CEO during the Clinton Era, Jeff attempts to compare and contrast the earlier reform effort with today and draw attention to some key lessons learned. In addition, he puts a strong emphasis on improving quality and reducing waste. The short blog article is worth the read and you can access it here.