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Publication Date: July 2003
Publisher: FACCT - The Foundation for Accountability
Author(s): David Lansky; FACCT - The Foundation for Accountability
Research Area: FACCT
Keywords: patient centered care; quality measures; managed health plans
A background paper from The Commonwealth Fund - Nuffield Trust's conference, "Improving Quality of Health Care in the United States and United Kingdom: Strategies for Change and Action, 2003" which took place in July in Bagshot, England. Senior policymakers and leading experts from the UK and the US heard Lansky speak on patient engagement and decision making.