Moving from Quality to Value | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Moving from Quality to Value

Moving from Quality to Value


  • J. B. Silvers
  • David Aron
  • Aaron Hamilton
  • Edwin Love
  • Peter Pronovost
  • Brook Watts


Health Affairs


To improve payment and choice, healthcare needs a valid way to translate individual quality metrics into aggregate value. Medicare weighs various domains equally and private raters use ad hoc combinations largely based on how well they differentiate organizations. This research captures clinicians' relative value weights to determine overall value of services and organizations for payment, choice and management focus.<br><br>