Achieving health care’s best future means getting fundamentals correct now
4.17.2018 By AVAILITY
George Orwell wrote, “To see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle.” This is health care’s problem.
We have spent — and will continue to spend — billions of dollars developing, buying and marketing state-of-the-art technology designed to create care that is transparent, cost-effective and patient-centered. However, in our pursuit of the future, we’re overlooking foundational elements that make the health-care system patients deserve more difficult to achieve.