Measurement

Bringing real world outcomes to health care quality metrics

Jul 23, 2018|

Readiness for school and work can complement clinical outcomes In a post on Health Affairs' blog, a group of doctors and public health researchers identify school readiness as an important but overlooked health care quality metric. Given what is known about health and child development, assessing 5-year olds' school readiness (as well as more standard [...]

Connecting Wellbeing to Business Performance

Dec 2, 2016|

Two forces are converging in the management of employer‐based health and related benefits. As benefits professionals recognize the need to treat workforce health as something more than simply healthcare costs, they are expanding their focus to include dimensions such as absence from work, disability, employee performance and productivity. This broader view is influencing how these [...]