Providers can dramatically improve American health care by focusing on value instead of
volume, eliminating wasteful and inappropriate care, applying the best
available evidence to practice, enhancing patient safety, and strengthening
primary care, says RAND Health in 1 of 4 new research briefs dedicated to
flattening the trajectory of health care spending.
new series, RAND outlines 4 broad strategies for constraining spending growth
without compromising quality in the nation's market-oriented health care
system: foster efficient and accountable providers, engage and empower
consumers, promote population health, and facilitate high-value innovation.
more about RAND's proposals to make public reports more meaningful to
consumers, encourage health at the local level, promote high-value innovation,
and read key findings, by clicking on the briefs at the bottom of the tabbed topics areas.