Evidence-Based Practice & The Quadruple Aim
In 2008, Donald Berwick and colleagues provided a framework for the delivery of high value care in the USA, the Triple Aim, that is centered around three overarching goals: improving the individual experience of care; improving the health of populations; and reducing the per capita cost of healthcare. 1 The intent is that the Triple Aim will guide the redesign of healthcare systems and the transition to population health.
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- Reflect on how Evidenced Based Practice might impact (or not impact) the Quadruple Aim in healthcare.
- Consider the impact that Evidenced Based Practice may have on factors impacting these quadruple aim elements, such as preventable medical errors or healthcare delivery.
Write a brief analysis of the connection between Evidenced Based Practice and the Quadruple Aim.
Your analysis should address how Evidenced Based Practice might (or might not) help reach the Quadruple Aim, including each of the four measures of:
- 1. Patient experience
- 2. Population health
- 3. Costs
- 4. Work life of healthcare providers