Redefining Physician Productivity in the New Healthcare Environment

The U.S. healthcare environment is evolving quickly – driven by governmental policy, economics, and providers’ desire for broad access and optimal, measurable outcomes for patients. The understanding, definition, and management of physician productivity need to evolve, too, for the new care delivery system to succeed. Physicians and health systems must begin to form the foundation for understanding and redefining productivity to help spur better patient care, improve system performance, and garner physician buy-in.