Diagram depicting how electronic data exchange can be used to drive a healthcare system that measures and therefore rewards high value (high quality, low cost) care.

FIGURE 4-2Electronic health data as the center of a model for better care at lower cost

From: 4, Engaging Patient and Population Needs

Cover of Digital Infrastructure for the Learning Health System
Digital Infrastructure for the Learning Health System: The Foundation for Continuous Improvement in Health and Health Care: Workshop Series Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US); Grossmann C, Powers B, McGinnis JM, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences.

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