Academic health centers and the evolution of the health care system.

@article{Washington2013AcademicHC,
  title={Academic health centers and the evolution of the health care system.},
  author={A. Eugene Washington and Molly Joel Coye and David Feinberg},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2013},
  volume={310 18},
  pages={1929-30}
}
Today there are approximately 135 academic health centers (AHCs) in the United States. These institutions exist to ensure sustainable health care through their multifold, integrated missions of patient care, education, and research. Yet AHCs have in some ways contributed to the intractable problems that threaten both their viability and the sustainability of health care. To flourish— indeed to survive—AHCs must reconfigure and transform rapidly and broadly in size, speed, value, and innovation… CONTINUE READING
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