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Better Value Healthcare in Singapore

On October 12th, BVHC's Dr Anant Jani was in Singapore to give a talk at the Singapore Health and Biomedical Congress on the lessons learned in implementing triple value healthcare in the UK.  Over 3500 [...]

Is There Overuse of Surgery for Women with Breast Cancer?

Here is an article reporting that a ‘majority of women”….did not find statements about these harms to be believable and persuasive’ http://journals.lww.com/lww-medicalcare/Abstract/2017/10000/Women_s_Awareness_of_and_Responses_to_Messages.3.aspx The review of the historical development of surgery of increasingly intensive surgery [...]

Increasing value is everybody’s business

Traditionally providers of care focused on quality improvement, an assumption that better quality care would get better outcomes, and better outcomes at the lowest possible cost was the objective of healthcare.  This is in fact [...]

Oxford Healthcare Value Briefing – No. 5

This online monthly briefing from Better Value Healthcare, in Oxford, will provide the latest information on value. Including podcasts, book reviews and word of the month. Where does money come from when there is [...]

TGIV and it is Friday – Stewardship

Thank G** It’s Value – Thank G** It’s Friday, the weekly blog from Muir Gray in Oxford to supplement our Healthcare Value Briefing. The term “sustainability” is often used in a much broader context in [...]

Oxford Healthcare Value Briefing – No. 3

This online monthly briefing from Better Value Healthcare in Oxford will provide the latest information on value, based on work in; Oxford, NHS Right Care, and the International literature, because the paradigm shift can be [...]

Multi Speciality Health Problems – Muir Gray

This week I went to my second conference with pharmacists, and was very impressed about the grasp of the issues that we face. Tremendous opportunities exist for shifting resources from lower value activity to higher [...]

TGIV and it is Friday – Healthcare Scientists Ahoy!

Thank G** It’s Value – Thank G** It’s Friday, the weekly blog from Muir Gray in Oxford to supplement our Healthcare Value Briefing. Healthcare Scientists Ahoy! I have attended two very good conferences in the last [...]

Oxford Healthcare Value Briefing – No. 2

This new online monthly briefing from Better Value Healthcare in Oxford will provide the latest information on value, based on work in; Oxford, NHS Right Care, and the International literature, because the paradigm shift can [...]

TGIV and it is Friday

Look out for this new important report, being released on Monday 27th February 2017. **Update** - Here it is http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0051/00514513.pdf Realising Realistic Medicine – the second Report of Scotland’s dynamic Chief Medical Officer [...]

TGIV Thank G** It’s Friday

Thank G** It’s Value – Thank G** It’s Friday, the weekly blog from Muir Gray in Oxford to supplement our Healthcare Value Briefing. Another big week for Value Based Healthcare. The presentation to the NHS [...]

TGIV – Thank G** It’s Friday

Thank G** It's Value – Thank G** It’s Friday, the weekly blog from Oxford to supplement our Healthcare Value Briefing on Waste Our first Oxford Healthcare Value briefing highlighted the importance of the OECD report [...]