How Addressing Inefficiency in Health Systems Could Spur Innovation and Provide Real Value to Patients

ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research—explored the issue of wasted healthcare spending and how to improve health system efficiencies in the session, “How Can We Create Headroom for High-Value Care By Increasing Efficiency in Health Systems?.”

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New Research Confirms the Importance of Collecting Country-Specific Cost Data in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR, announced today the publication of an analysis showing that direct medical costs are the major cost driver of Alzheimer’s disease care in Thailand, a finding distinct from other countries across the world.

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Systematic Collection of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Breast Cancer Care Has a Promising Impact on Patients, Providers, and Care Processes

Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR, announced the publication of new research showing that systematic collection of patient-reported outcome measures in breast cancer care has a promising impact on patients, providers, and care processes/systems.

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Expert Analysis: Healthcare Value Assessment Frameworks Have Advanced, But Wholesale Adoption Still Not Wise

Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR, announced the publication of an analysis showing that while value assessment frameworks are moving closer to meeting the challenge of accurately measuring value and informing healthcare decisions, more progress is needed before widespread adoption and use.

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