Articles and Resources

Development of a high-value care culture survey: a modified Delphi process and psychometric evaluation.

Reshma Gupta MD, MSHPM; Christopher Moriates MD; James D Harrison MPH, PhD; Victoria Valencia MPH; Michael Ong MD, PhD; Robin Clarke MD, MSHS; Neil Steers PhD; Ron D Hays PhD; Clarence H Braddock III, MD, MPH; Robert M Wachter MD

BMJ Qual Saf. 2016 Oct 26; [Epub ahead of print].

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Swimming Upstream: Creating a Culture of High-Value Care.

Reshma Gupta MD, MSHPM; Christopher Moriates MD

Academic Medicine. 2016 Nov 22; [Epub ahead of print].


More HVCCS studies coming soon!


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