Donald Berwick

New penalties for hospitals seem to have dramatically reduced the number of people readmitted with complications.
Berwick assisting a woman who had fainted during the parade. "I thought it was pretty impressive because the whole point
Boston, June 14 (Reuters) - Massachusetts Democrats nominated state Attorney General Martha Coakley, state Treasurer Steven
Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, who lost a 2010 U.S. Senate special election to Scott Brown after squandering
The result is that an agency that has a budget rivaling the Pentagon's and that provides health care coverage to more than
It's a sad day for health care in America now that Republican senators have refused to confirm Dr. Donald Berwick, who has been serving in a recess appointment as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services .
Some naysayers in Congress are attacking the Prevention Fund proposed in Obama's Affordable Care Act, labeling it a 'slush fund.' They are completely missing the point.
Are there circumstances in which patient autonomy, as expressed through surrogates, should be overruled in the name of resource allocation and/or sound medical practice?