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It may seem a stretch to compare

September 7th, 2005

"It may seem a stretch to compare a carmaker's, aluminum refiner's, or mutual fund company's operations with a hospital's.

Cost-effective health care requires

September 7th, 2005

"Cost-effective health care requires the informed and intensive collaboration of medicine and management. Unfortunately they tend to view the health-care enterprise very differently."

It is time to abandon the myth

September 7th, 2005

"It is time to abandon the myth that we can afford to do everything we may be capable of doing for every patient." -William L. Kissick, MD, DrPH Medicine's Dilemmas

Access to a waiting list is not access to health care

September 7th, 2005

"Access to a waiting list is not access to health care."

A study from a clinical research centre at Dartmouth College

September 7th, 2005

"A study from a clinical research centre at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire...

According to David Bates

September 7th, 2005

In a 2004 poll, only 6 out of 10 Americans

September 7th, 2005

"In a 2004 poll, only 6 out of 10 Americans said that our healthcare system was meeting their needs and the needs of their families." - Donald W. Seymour, Futurescan 2005

Unlike the application of technology in other fields

September 7th, 2005

"Unlike the application of technology in other fields, changes in healthcare technology have increased the cost of care by allowing us to do more for more people." - Donald W. Seymour, Futurescan 2005

Even small healthcare institutions

September 7th, 2005

Good quality healthcare

September 7th, 2005

"Good quality healthcare -- coordinated, technologically advanced, and personalized -- costs less than poor quality care.

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