In the News: A Q & A about Health Care in America

Dr. Stephen Klasko sat down with Jared Shelly of BizPhilly to answer some questions about health care in America and Jefferson’s recent growth.


Getting From Here To There

The American health care delivery system is in need of fundamental change. The current care systems cannot do the job. Trying harder will not work. Transforming systems of care will.


How Academic Institutions Must Lead the Transformation of Health Care

Let’s be hard headed about this: How we pay for health care is changing. Our ideas about keeping people healthy are growing. How we create a structure for care demands to be transformed. That means those of us who teach, those of us who discover, those of us who practice those ideas – we have …


ACOs, the ACA and ADIDAS: Can I Click My Heels and Go Back to My (Patient Centered Medical) Home?

AthenaHealth asked me to write an essay on the future of academic health. As I wrote in their blog, I believe we have it all wrong. My advice is to burn the health care reform manuals and think transformation. This is a great time to be in health care — leading a healthcare organization in …