D3: Collaborating to improve value: better outcomes at optimum cost

Friday, 4th May

Continuously improving outcomes in affordable care is a common goal of healthcare world-wide. Different countries, organizations and individuals have piloted innovative efforts to achieve this common goal. In this session two speakers from China and Netherlands will share their experiences. You will hear how a national government-led initiative and private agencies improved primary care utilization, population health management and reduced overall healthcare cost; and how  7 Dutch hospitals collaborated to continuously improve their value of care, through comparison of care outcomes and costs, and mutual learning by multidisciplinary teams which was inclusive of patients.

After this session, participants will be able to:

  •  Understand how to leverage existing resource and technology to help improve primary care utilization and population health management

  • Understand how to set up a data-driven, patients included infrastructure aiming to improve value of healthcare within and between hospitals / care network

Mu Tian, Quality Assurance Manager, Jiahui International Hospital, Shanghai
Samyra Keus, Project lead Value Based Healthcare, OLVG hospital (Santeon group); The Netherlands