Why in an age of such remarkable promise is medical care so chaotic and inefficient? How can we get to medical care that really works? From Chaos to Care offers answers to these difficult questions. Examples of effective, safe, and dependable care do exist - instances where up-to-date science (not shop-worn habit) is the basis for clinical decisions, where learning is constant and purposeful, where errors are discovered early and prevented. From Chaos to Care outlines the components of successful health care, in which patients are the center of care rather than bystanders on whom medicine is practiced. Offering a blueprint for lasting and healthy change of the medical care system, From Chaos to Care illuminates the path to the future of American medical care, care that can and should be consistently safe, responsive, timely, affordable, and equitable for all.
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