"Health care competition...has become zero
sum...Costs are shifted from the payer to the patient, from the health
plan to the hospital, from the hospital to the physician, from the
insured to the uninsured and so on.
New Haven, Conn., September 7, 2005—The Yale School of Management is hosting the first
Yale Global Governance Forum, an historic and timely gathering of sixty of the most influential voices in governance reform from Europe, Asia, Latin America, Africa, and the United States. On September 8 and 9, CEOs and chief governance officers of the nation's largest firms, global regulators, shareholder activists, journalists, governance reformers, as well as scholars from many top universities, will gather at Yale for the Forum to share ideas for addressing governance challenges across sectors and across countries.
"All health care industry players must embrace disruptive innovations: cheaper, simpler, more convenient products or services that ultimately let less expensive professionals provide sophisticated services in affordable settings."