While it’s said that 30% of healthcare activity is ‘waste’ that’s not borne out by the minimal rates of low-value care procedures in public hospitals, an Australian study shows. A review of 27 procedures included in Choosing Wisely lists or the RACP’s EVOLVE initiatives has found that half of them (13) accounted for negligible levels ...
Public hospitals already Choosing Wisely on low value procedures
By Michael Woodhead
10 Aug 2018