Recommendations

Recommendations

RECOMMENDATION 1 Enable the expanded use of existing datasets to deliver fully informed healthcare to individual consumers. This requires new approaches that allow for joining up of consumer health data from all points of services including GPs, specialists, private...
Recommendations

Next Steps: A Holistic View

What information does Nancy need to address her concerns?  Her hip replacement is just one episode in her life. How will it affect her overall health and wellbeing? What were the health outcomes for other patients like her? In order for the health system to provide...
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Consumers Concerns and Perceptions

Consumers desire continuity of care as they navigate healthcare services involving multiple providers. They want the kind of information that will help them understand their healthcare choices and options to assist in the navigation of their specific healthcare...
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Health Market Players Too Many Cooks

Like any market, there are a range of players and market forces driving the quality, cost and appropriateness of healthcare. Each player has a stake in the health market, whether they are consumers, insurers, service providers or government agencies. Current Scenario:...