The World Health Care Congress keeps care delivery and payment transformation front and center in its annual conference by sharing strategic initiatives, results, and steps to overcome access and affordability issues while delivering high-value care. On Monday, April 29, 2019,…
Imelda Dacones, MD, president and CEO of Northwest Permanente, says physicians have an obligation to reduce the causes and mitigate the effects of climate change.
Richard S. Isaacs, MD, FACS, addresses the effects of consumerism on health care and the importance of delivering consistent exceptional care to patients.
In remarks at the 2018 World Health Care Congress this week, Imelda Dacones, MD, president and CEO of Northwest Permanente, shared how a customized electronic medical record, physician leadership, and a system-wide approach to prevention and rescue led to significant decreases in high-dose opioid prescriptions, among other improvements.