Douglas S. Levine | Douglas A. Drossman – How Knowledge-Sharing and Patient-Centered Care Could Improve US Healthcare

Nov 15, 2023 | health and medicine

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Despite many strengths, the US healthcare system has shortcomings, including unequal access to care, inconsistent quality, high costs, and dissatisfaction. In a recent paper, Levine and Drossman explored misalignments contributing to poorer health outcomes and increased costs in the US compared to peer countries. Their paper models the healthcare system as two parts: patient-provider relationships, and stakeholders. Read More

Original Article Reference

Summary of the paper ‘Addressing misalignments to improve the US health care system by integrating patient-centered care, patient centered real-world data, and knowledge sharing: a review and approaches to system alignment’, in Discover Health Systems,


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