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Health Care in the New Millennium: Vision, Values, and Leadership



Health Care in the New Millennium: Vision, Values, and Leadership

Ian Morrison

ISBN: 978-0-787-97717-7 May 2004 Jossey-Bass 288 Pages


Health Care in the New Millennium is written by futurist Ian Morrison-author of The Second Curve and Future Tense and one of our nation's foremost health care analysts.In this provocative book, Morrison gives health care executives, doctors, and nurses a guided tour of what's in store for health care in the coming years and explains . . .
  • Why our one-trillion dollar health care industry has so many unhappy stakeholders
  • Why investor-owned health systems are failing
  • Why so few market-based reforms work
  • Why health care leaders need new visions of what is possible for the future



1 Health Care Vision and Values 1

2 Health Care Leadership Challenges 15

3 New Millennium Drivers of Change 39

4 The Challenges of Change 53

5 The Road to Managed Care 71

6 The Global Context 89

7 Big Ugly Buyers 105

8 Consumers: We've Seen the Enemy and It's Helen Hunt 125

9 After the Backlash: Strategies for Survival of Managed Care 135

10 Health Care Providers: The Empire Strikes Back or Strikes Out? 163

11 Leadership and White Space: The Struggle for Strategy Innovation in Health Care 199

12 Health Care in the New Millennium: The Long Boom Meets the Civil Society 213

13 Five Key Leadership Steps 231

About the Author 245

Index 247