Memo to the Next President: Improving Health Care -- By 'Spreading the Mayo' (the Mayo Clinic Model, That Is)


Publication Date: October 2008

Publisher: Progressive Policy Institute (U.S.)

Author(s): David Kendall

Research Area: Health

Keywords: Equitable healthcare; Presidential transition; Health reform

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States

Abstract:

Our new president should issue a "Mayo challenge" based on a simple proposition: Every American should have access to health care as good and economical as that provided by the Mayo Clinic.