The 2022 Einstein Foundation Awards

from Market Design at https://bit.ly/3P1kuGI on December 5, 2022 at 01:20PM  Here are the Recipients of the 2022 Einstein Foundation Awards Einstein Foundation Individual Award Winner 2022: Gordon Guyatt, for his seminal contributions to evidence based medicine (including the name) "Einstein Foundation Award winner Gordon Guyatt improved the quality of clinical research and helped bring evidence […]

How do you fix general practice? More GPs won’t be enough. Here’s what to do

from The Conversation – health economics at https://bit.ly/3Vx0o9S on December 4, 2022 at 09:54PM Karolina Grabowska/Pexels Australians are getting older, sicker, and harder to treat. This isn’t news to GPs, who say they are overwhelmed with demand and frustrated with a rigid system that doesn’t support them. To improve general practice, the Albanese government has […]

Roundabouts

from Market Design at https://bit.ly/3iydEwr on December 3, 2022 at 01:33PM  A straight line isn’t always the safest path between two points. The Washington Post has the story: Roundabouts are (slowly!) eating the suburbs by Andrew Van Dam "Compared with the hundreds of thousands of normal intersections peppering the American landscape, ruled by stop signs […]

Links

from Healthcare Economist at https://bit.ly/3Um0wYo on December 2, 2022 at 11:51PM Will Switzerland to accept devices approved by FDA? What is a superager? Marijuana substitutes for opioids for cancer patients? What is ‘Brokenism’? Can you use dating apps to fight STDs? Quotation of the week:  “Everything bad comes from change, but so does everything good” […]

Making behavioral health work

from Brookings: Topics – Health at https://brook.gs/3izHhNC on December 2, 2022 at 10:11PM In September, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the HHS Roadmap for Behavioral Health Integration, which sets out policies that will contribute to better integration of mental health and substance use care into the larger health care system. […]

Making behavioral health work

from Brookings: Topics – Health at https://brook.gs/3izHhNC on December 2, 2022 at 08:52PM In September, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the HHS Roadmap for Behavioral Health Integration, which sets out policies that will contribute to better integration of mental health and substance use care into the larger health care system. […]

Associations of Pediatric Nurse Burnout with Involvement in Quality Improvement

from RAND Research Topic: Health and Health Care at https://bit.ly/3UwNeIp on December 2, 2022 at 02:57PM Purpose Burnout among nurses negatively impacts patient care experiences and safety. Inpatient pediatric nurses are high-risk for burnout due to high patient volumes, inadequate staffing, and needing to balance the demands of patients, families and team members. We examined […]