Welcome to the archive of NQF Journal Club!
The NQF Journal Club covers articles of importance to the NQF community. This dynamic new approach to the literature brings together authors and thought leaders in the field of health economics and quality policy and focuses on important and relevant issues covered in the pages of Health Affairs.
Moderated by Dr. Helen Burstin, NQF Chief Scientific Officer, these 60-minute webinars allow you and your colleagues access to recently published articles and conversation with featured authors.
SEP 11 - Racial and Ethnic Disparities Persist at Veterans Health Administration Patient-Centered Medical Homes
Donna L. Washington, MD, MPH, Director, Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development (VA HSR&D) Center for the Study of Healthcare Innovation, Implementation, and Policy, discusses her findings and answers questions.
MAY 31 - Electronic Health Record Logs Indicate That Physicians Split Time Evenly Between Seeing Patients and Desktop Medicine
Ming Tai-Seale, PhD, MPH, Associate Director at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute and Consulting Professor at Stanford School of Medicine, Department of Health Research and Policy, discusses her findings and answers questions.
FEB 27 - Lower- Versus Higher-income Populations in the Alternative Quality Contract: Improved Quality and Similar Spending
Dr. Michael Chernew, Leonard D. Schaeffer Professor of Health Care Policy and the director of the Healthcare Markets and Regulation (HMR) Lab in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School, discusses his findings and answers questions.