Moving from Volume to Value is a featured topic track at the 2​​019 IHI National Forum.​

Quality, Cost, and Value

​Our goal: Encourage, empower, and enable health care delivery systems to provide truly value-based care that ensures the best health care. We strive to call out and address disparities in health and health care wherever they exist. More >>

In the Spotlight

Lessons for the Complex Care Field: Camden Coalition’s RCT
While the results for the randomized controlled trial (RCT) study for the nationally recognized Camden Core Model were not positive in terms of reducing six-month readmission rates for a very high-need subset of patients, the findings highlight critical opportunities for improving care management interventions that target highly medically and socially complex populations.

How Three Health Systems Are Tackling Waste
This Modern Healthcare article details initiatives underway at Bellin Health, Northwell Health, and Providence to reduce waste and cost in their health systems. All three health systems are IHI Strategic Partners.

Novel QI Method to Reduce Cost While Improving the Quality of Patient Care
A BMJ Quality and Safety article describes continuous value management, a method developed by IHI to assist health systems to reduce operating costs. Derived from Lean accounting and employing quality improvement (QI) methods, the approach allows for management to reduce or repurpose resources to improve efficiency.

Why a Cookie Cutter Approach Won't Work to Improve Patient Flow
This IHI Blog post addresses some of the many myths and misunderstandings that can get in the way of improving patient flow.

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