Now that the holidays are over and you have some free time on your hands try this recent publication from The National Academies Press
Value in Health Care: Accounting for Cost, Quality, Safety, Outcomes, and InnovationIt's no page turner but if you've got the guts you might find some insights - even some old kernels - said a new way. For instance:
"Value means different things to different stakeholders..." (p.236)...a revelation?
No, a reminder that we are all Americans and that no one solution will benefit everyone equally.
I hope you enjoy the book.