Clinical and Economic Research

3M Health Information Systems

Tag: ACA

3M Commentary

A national quality strategy relentlessly pursuing improvement of eight outcomes: Is now the time?

By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

Everyone, except for the measurement industry, seems to agree that we have too many metrics1 for measuring performance. An increasing…

3M Commentary

Tackling health care’s ever-decreasing competition

By Richard Fuller, MS, Norbert Goldfield, MD

In a recent perspective piece in JAMA Forum, Dr. Ashish Jha of the Harvard School of Public Health argues…

3M Commentary

Reconciling different visions of our healthcare system

By Richard Fuller, MS, Norbert Goldfield, MD

The conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer opined in a recent Washington Post editorial: “The Democrats will eventually push to junk…

3M Commentary

An essential next step for healthcare reform: Ensuring the future of safety net institutions

By Richard Fuller, MS, Norbert Goldfield, MD

In the past few weeks, the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published an article and the National Academies…

3M Commentary

Putting Patients at the Center of Their Health Home

By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

Much of what we seek to achieve in health reform centers upon improving the quality of patient care. We are…