If Only We Knew the Rules of Engagement for Medicine
One small step for patient-centered care, and one big step for patient engagement, would be to set out clearly how patients and the village of professionals serving them will communicate.
Bargain Hunting Not Ultimate Answer to Health Costs
While it’s not a bad idea to pay attention to the various costs of your medical care, the president of the Center for Advancing Health argues that haggling over costs is not a long-term solution to spiraling expenses.
Standard Medical Approaches Need Comparative Effectiveness Research, Too
The president of the Center for Advancing Health argues we need a more complete public discussion about comparative effectiveness research, not only for innovative therapies but for the standard ones, too.