In "The Push for the Summit: Creating Health Care's New Terrain," we now set our sights on frontiers and summits yet to come.
In this wide-ranging conversation, the Pioneer team and Dr. Christakis talk about the health effects of social networks, fundamental shifts in the social sciences (and in human nature itself) and more.
September 6, 2013 | Commentary
On Sept. 6, 2013, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) provided comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in response to a request for input on policies related to the release of data on payment to physicians.
September 1, 2008 | Commentary
An intensified focus on drug safety often leads to demands for more data collection prior to drug approval. Increased post-marketing surveillance can also play an important role, but the optimal approach must be chosen for each case as it arises.
January 7, 2009 | Commentary, Story
Every year we choose 10 articles from our top research and evaluation projects that had real impact in the policy arena, helped shape our thinking and work, or stood out in other ways. This year we asked you to participate in the selection process with us. Please read further to see the results.
March 1, 2012 | Commentary
This article examines the impact of The Future of Nursing report and its recommendations on the practice of forensic nursing. The authors ask that the International Association of Forensic Nursing endorse the report, and link its recommendations to the IAFN strategic plan.
July 14, 2010 | Commentary
In this commentary, Dr. Pronovost calls for greater accountability for patient safety within the U.S. health care system. He emphasizes the role of teamwork in reducing CLABSI and other preventable infections.