| Apr 13, 2016
The 2013 WEDI Report (“Report”) centered on two overarching ideas, which were to accelerate innovation and solve challenges to lower costs and improve the efficiency of health care. The Report further explored the following four areas of focus.
- Patient Engagement
- Payment Models
- Data Harmonization and Exchange
- Innovative Encounter Models
An Innovative Encounters Model Subworkgroup was formed to develop the findings for the Report. Following the release of the Report, the Innovative Encounters Workgroup was formed to continue the work on the findings and recommendations.
The purpose of this issue brief is to provide a summary of the Report as it pertains to innovative encounters and set the stage for the work of the Innovative Encounters Workgroup.
FULL ISSUE BRIEF