Aha member advisory 1 april 25, 2006 background an upcoming report by the dartmouth atlas project will focus on variation in medical practice for medicare patients. For more than 20 years, the dartmouth atlas project has documented glaring variations in how medical resources are distributed and used in the united states. The dartmouth atlas of health care description: for more than 20 years, the dartmouth atlas project has documented glaring variations in how medical resources. Un informe del dartmouth atlas project analizó datos del medicare desde 2003 a 2007 para pacientes de cáncer mayores de 65 años que murieron un año después. Our research is driven by the belief that everyone deserves the opportunity to be as healthy as they can, including access to affordable, high-quality health care.
Dartmouth atlas of health care uses medicare data to provide comprehensive information and analysis about national, regional and local markets, as well as individual. The dartmouth atlas project documents glaring variations in how medical resources are distributed and used in the united states the project uses medicare data to. The robert wood johnson foundation released a report and an interactive map on what they call the revolving door syndrome of us hospital readmissions. The report also found that having regular primary-care visits isn't a guarantee of receiving recommended care.
Issuelab, a service of foundation center, offers free access to case studies, evaluations, white papers, and issue briefs from social sector organizations around the. Npr story washington post bloomberg quoting the nhpco press release: the dartmouth atlas project is to be commended for undertaking this. The dartmouth atlas project brings together researchers in diverse disciplines and focuses on the accurate description of how medical resources are distributed and used.
The project uses medicare data to provide information and analysis about national, regional, and local markets, as well as hospitals and their affiliated physicians. Email: [email protected] assistant: christopher jacobs asst phone: 603-653-0802 causes and consequences of intensity, pi project 3. The dartmouth institute for health policy and clinical practice ( tdi ) is an organization within dartmouth college dedicated to improving health care through.
What this report is and how it can be used for patients whose conditions can be treated with elective surgery, location matters in this dartmouth atlas report, the. Understanding of the efficiency and effectiveness of the health care system for more than 20 years, the dartmouth atlas project has documented glaring variations in. John e jack wennberg the care of patients with severe chronic illness: a report on the medicare program by the dartmouth atlas project hanover.