Dec 24 2008

Phil Longman Talks about VA’s Vista and Health Care Reform

Published by at 11:06 am under AHLTA,Videos,VistA

Philip Longman is author of The Best Care Anywhere – Why VA Health Care is Better than Yours He was asked by Fortune Magazine to find the “Jack Welch of Health Care” and after some time, discovered that the VA was one of the top providers. He discusses his journey, partially triggered by his experiences with the health care system during his wife’s death from cancer. He presents his research on the VA Hardhats, who created the VistA system, as well as his thoughts on centralized vs. decentralized systems. Produced by Tom Munnecke, 2008

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