Connected Health: The Drive to Integrated Healthcare Delivery


Autor: Accenture

Tytuł: Connected Health: The Drive to Integrated Healthcare Delivery

Streszczenie: This report documents the findings of a year-long international study of connected health, entailing extensive interviews of health leaders, surveys of physicians and case studies across eight countries: Australia, Canada, England, France, Germany, Singapore, Spain and the United States. These national health systems are diverse, with models varying from predominantly single payer health services to systems of competing insurers and providers.

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But all of these countries’ health systems—and, indeed, all those in developed countries—are under similar financial pressures, not just from current global economic conditions and rising healthcare costs, but also from changing populations that are posing new challenges in meeting increased and more personalized demands for care. To improve quality and access while getting a grip on cost, these health systems are all, in one form or another, taking action to integrate healthcare.

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Data publikacji: 2012


Organising to Deliver Integrated Care


Tytuł: Organising to Deliver Integrated Care. Health Service Executive

Streszczenie:  This document covers the major perspectives emerging from the HSE commissioning work to “assist in the design of integrated services management”.  The work was conducted between March and May 2008.  It involved review of international experiences and extensive participation of stakeholders within Ireland.  The report is structured as follows:

  • Executive summary
  • Introduction and background
  • Why integrated care?
  • Historical context and case for change
  • Potential refinements to the HSE organisation and operating model
  • Potential implementation approach.

Tagi: Denmark. Canada. Germany.Singapore. Integrated Car. Sweden. England. Northern Ireland. Integration of primary care.