J Clin Outcomes Manage
A physician-led strategic initiatie to improve clinical efficiency and reduce costs in a large academic health system
Horowitz D, Hanno P, Curley C, Disbot M, Jones K, Brennan PJ
The authors describe a program developed within the academic departments of a university hospital. Individual initiatives led by department teams resulted in savings of $4.8 million in the first year of the program, with no adverse effect on clinical outcomes.
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