Key Questions: How to start thinking about value? What is the best way to make these changes?
Most experts agree that the healthcare industry is in the midst of a transition from volume-based to value-based healthcare, but the process of changing a deeply ingrained culture of fee-for-service is still unclear. Hospitals can start transitioning to a value-based culture now by changing the way physicians interact with patients and each other and dissecting healthcare processes to eliminate waste. This article highlights five ways hospitals can start thinking in terms of value rather than volume.
Rachel Fields, Becker's Hospital Review