The US health care system is characterized by information overload. There is more to do, more to know, and more to manage than at any time in history. Yet in one of many paradoxes, available knowledge is too rarely applied to improve care, while information generated by the care experience is too rarely synthesized to improve available knowledge.
Health care lags other industries like banking, retail, and transportation in its ability to meet the needs of patients, to offer choice, to adapt, and to become safer and more affordable. What's needed is a care system that consistently delivers reliable performance and constantly improves, systematically and seamlessly, with each care experience—in short, a system with an ability to learn. The good news is that opportunities exist to build one.
Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.
Download citation file:
Web of Science® Times Cited: 7
Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.
More Listings atJAMACareerCenter.com >
Enter your username and email address. We'll send you a link to reset your password.
Enter your username and email address. We'll send instructions on how to reset your password to the email address we have on record.
Athens and Shibboleth are access management services that provide single sign-on to protected resources. They replace the multiple user names and passwords necessary to access subscription-based content with a single user name and password that can be entered once per session. It operates independently of a user's location or IP address. If your institution uses Athens or Shibboleth authentication, please contact your site administrator to receive your user name and password.