Recommendations of the 2008 NRHI Payment Reform Summit

Harold Miller coined the phrase, ‘from Volume to Value,’ and helped people understand that a major cause of the quality and cost problems in healthcare today is that payment systems encourage volume-driven healthcare rather than value-driven healthcare. Fortunately, there are…

Recommendations of the 2007 NRHI Payment Reform Summit

In many cases, current healthcare payment systems don’t reward efforts by physicians, hospitals, and others to improve the quality and reduce the costs of health care. In fact, all too often, they actually financially penalize them. This has led to…