We spend lot of time talking about fraud, waste, and abuse – three of the health care industry’s most serious ills. Acknowledging these systemic problems creates a platform for discussion and legislative reform which, in turn, results in better care for patients. But in our haste to highlight where the system is falling short, we sometimes fail to mention how our industry is moving in the right direction. To know where you’re going, you must remember where you’ve been.
Here are some of the industry’s latest and greatest triumphs.