Quality

Six Interventions To Radically Improve the U.S. Healthcare System


 

Danielle Scheurer, MD, MSCR, SFHM

n. 情报,情报工作,情报
Despite the breakthrough, Jack Ma, chairman of Alibaba Group, said there was no need for human beings to fear machines.
“我们从斯雷布雷尼察大屠杀事件了解了荷兰和荷兰人是什么样的,”埃尔多安说起现代荷兰历史上最可耻的一幕,“我们从他们屠杀那里的8000名波斯尼亚人就知道,他们品德败坏到何等地步。”
New Chinese firms on the list include Vanke, China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC) and China Taiping Insurance.
这是第一首真正意义上的007系列电影主题曲(再说一次,詹姆斯·邦德前两部电影开场只使用了管弦乐),至今仍然是最好的一首。雪莉·巴赛得到了唱出自己心声的机会,她很乐意接下这个挑战。这首歌增添了《金手指》中反派人物奥里克的危险性(还有吸引力),但这仅仅只是雪莉·巴赛歌曲魔力的一部分。詹姆斯·邦德傲慢自大、英雄主义、诱惑人心、虚幻迷离,但谁在乎啊?这首歌就是为詹姆斯·邦德所作,歌词充满男子气概,歌手的演唱简直完美。
In a rigorous analysis of Dutch financial records, Koudijs and Voth conclude that the only real difference between the pessimists and the optimists was whether they had gone through a harrowing personal experience. Koudijs compares it to the behavior of people who lived through the Great Depression, and who avoided financial risk for decades after trauma had passed.

调查结果显示,今年大约有9.8%的应届毕业生选择“慢就业”。所谓的“慢就业”是指一些毕业生不着急就业,而是选择旅游、在家陪父母以及继续等待机会自主创业等方式,慢慢考虑人生道路的现象。
我们对已经达成或者希望达成的一些区域贸易安排一直持开放态度,也乐见其成。只要是有利于贸易自由化的,我们都会去参与、去推进。
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Murietta belonged to a gang known as the Five Joaquins, who were notorious bandits during the height of the California Gold Rush. While Murietta's criminal activity likely did not have any political undertones, he nonetheless became a symbol of Mexican resistance as American settlers ventured to California. Unfortunately for him, this pushed the government to put a bounty on his head, leading to his murder and beheading. Luckily, Banderas's character didn't fall to the same fate.
Profit at property insurers fell 43.39 per cent year-on-year to Rmb33.7bn. For life insurance firms it dropped 65.6 per cent to Rmb54.2bn, while for reinsurers it fell 58.8 per cent to Rmb4.4bn.
许多分析师或许会对有关他们低估美联储的说法感到愕然。如今人们在谈论新兴市场资产时,最常提到的两个相关因素就是美联储和中国,以及它们将来造成负面冲击的风险。
Here, a quick peek at Power Women 2013:
The US has the most universities of any country in the overall ranking, with 221 schools earning a spot. The countries with the next-highest numbers of schools in the ranking are China and Japan with 136 and 76, respectively.

Metric transparency stimulates rapid improvements and fosters goal alignment. Measurement and reporting of cost is absolutely essential in moving the value equation.

A series of articles published between The New England Journal of Medicine and the Harvard Business Review aims to discover and suggest solutions to the issues currently ailing the U.S. healthcare system.1 The first installment focused on how to improve value on a large scale. The authors discuss the major barriers to realizing the value equation, along with some propositions for overcoming these barriers on a large scale.2 Although all six barriers are extremely difficult to surmount, the authors argue that because they are all mutually reinforcing in the current state, all will need to be addressed swiftly, tenaciously, and simultaneously.

保罗·乔治,克里斯·保罗,卡梅罗·安东尼,戈登·海沃德,吉米·巴特勒,德里克·罗斯,保罗·米尔萨普,J·J·雷迪克,埃里克·布莱索,德怀特·霍华德……自去年以来,换了东家的球员名单还在不断增加。

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Venezuela's government closed all crossings a year ago to crack down on smuggling along the 1378-mile (2219 kilometer) border. It complained that speculators were causing shortages by buying up subsidized food and gasoline in Venezuela and taking them to Colombia where they could be sold for far higher prices.
作为历史上一种非常敏感的大宗商品,原油价格走势已连续三年保持波澜不惊,其背后的一大支持因素就是美国的页岩油。
6.摄影记者
“能自己当老板,经营自己的公司,我感到很骄傲,”凯蒂在刚过去的夏天对福布斯100位名人封面故事说,“我是一名企业家,并且没有刻意回避这一身份。事实上,我很珍惜自己当老板的体验。”
遇到别人我能很轻松地和他/她交谈
许多人和伙伴一起学习效果会更好。如果你也是这样的话,可以在班上组建一个学习小组,或者加入一个已有的小组。
It's hard enough for NBA defenders to stop Rose, so just imagine how ridiculously hard that must have been back in high school with Rose being nearly the same size that he is now.
Three stricts and three honests: Be strict in morals, power and disciplining oneself; be honest in decisions, business and behavior

Age: 56
You`d love to know the balance of forces that shape and move your ponytail, right? That`s why Joseph Keller, Raymond Goldstein, Patrick Warren and Robin Ball received this igNOMINIOUS prize!
不过,从乐观角度看,阻碍复苏的几个拦路虎──身负重债的消费者、半死不活的楼市和心有余悸的银行──已经不再对招聘造成负面影响。除非经济受到意外的打击,否则这可能意味着2013年将又是一个缓慢但稳定的增长之年。[qh]
The two extraordinary sex toys will go on display at an upcoming exhibition at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco in the United States.
周三,北京市发改委主任卢彦在新闻发布会上说:“我们将会在通州开展297个项目,例如建设地铁线和高速路及改善生态环境。”
大学的工作人员表示这封信已经伴随学校的意见T恤一起送往Siddeeq先生了。
你觉得《乐高蝙蝠侠大电影》是一部儿童片吗?那你就大错特错了。这部影片充满了冷幽默和好笑的段子,欢乐中带着机智。总的来说,如果你喜欢《发展受阻》里的威尔?阿奈特,那你也会喜欢这部电影。
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Beijing is banning Chinese tour groups from visiting South Korea, the latest retaliation against the planned Korean deployment of the US-built Thaad missile shield, according to two people with knowledge of the plans.
For many Western whites, opportunities for achieved identity — the top of the hill — seem unattainable. So their ascribed identity — their whiteness — feels more important than ever.
报告结果基于今年8月、9月针对全国15870位民众开展的调查。
NATO’s bombing campaign began on March 24 1999 after peace talks meant to stop the persecution of ethnic Albanians in Kosovo collapsed. Targets in both Yugoslavia and Kosovo were struck—first the Serb air defense network that opposed NATO planes then a broader target array including Yugoslav army forces said to be directly involved in the persecution of Kosovars. The target list also included political-military targets inside the Yugoslav capital of Belgrade itself.
雷军表示:“这是一个使我震惊的消息。作为一名围棋的忠实爱好者,我从来没有想到人工智能在当前阶段可以击败一个人类冠军,因为这是一项非常复杂的棋类运动。”

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"The Hunger Games" star ranks first on the 2012 edition of AskMen.com's "Top 99 Most Desirable Women" list. The poll, which collected more than 2.4 million votes, asked the website's readers to choose their favorite female celebrities based on their looks, personality, talent and other desirable characteristics.
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猛龙总经理马塞-尤吉利做了两笔交易,使猛龙有机会体验他们第二次东部决赛旅程:分别从魔术和太阳换来伊巴卡和塔克。
He did several makeup tests to get the look that would so dramatically change Mr. Carell. “We were literally creating a new human being,” Mr. Corso said.
据国际足联秘书长杰罗姆·瓦尔克说,贝老爷子的1950年版门票将在苏黎世的一家博物馆展出,展览定于2015年开放。他还说:“这版球票很稀有,我们希望博物馆能够珍藏。”
涨幅放慢也与房地产投资变化趋势吻合。上月,一二线城市的限购措施对房地产投资造成了(些许)冲击,全国范围内的房产成交量和成交金额的增速也有所减缓。
去年一系列洪灾袭击了世界各国,英国也包括在内。去年12月英国经历了1910年开始记录以来雨水最多的月份。
两个抢手在讽刺杂志查理周刊屠杀了12个人,谢里夫库阿奇和他的兄弟塞得,他们可能就是出国“接受屠杀训练并散播恐怖”的人中的两个。
Among the top 50 IT tycoons, five were born in the 1980s, including 33-year-old Cheng Wei, chief executive officer of Didi Chuxing.
Perhaps in response, at the start of 2017, China's media regulator quietly began including service fees charged by online ticketing companies when reporting box-office figures.
An Obama tweet, published in August after racial violence rocked Charlottesville, Virginia was the second most-shared this year, according to Twitter, with more than 1.7 million retweets.

这份排行榜衡量的是商学院研究生课程的质量和广度。它基于相关商学院在英国《金融时报》每年发布的4个主要榜单上的表现:MBA、EMBA、管理硕士和高管教育。只有参与所有这4项排名的商学院才有资格获得满分。
n. 锦标赛,冠军,拥护
衡量散货大宗商品贸易的波罗的海干散货运价指数(BDI)已经触及历史低位。2014年超过美国成为世界最大贸易国的中国本月报告,1月出口和进口都出现两位数下降。正在经历一个多世纪以来最严重衰退的巴西从中国的进口暴跌。
departure
单词revision 联想记忆:
当城市规划部门明年初(2015年——译注)提出初步的建议方案时,布鲁克林的东纽约(East New York)地区将被列为试点。随后,重新区划进程就将在该处全市最穷社区之一内展开。而紧随其后的,将是针对皇后区的西法拉盛(Flushing)的提案。
Stanford Graduate School of Business in California rises from fifth place in 2016 to second, a position it last held in 2014. The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is in third place.
Probably the most awaited movie of all time and a big one for all Batman and Superman fans. We know that Batman is going to defeat Superman, but we don't know how he's going to do so in Dawn of Justice.
Those falls came despite a rise in insurance premium income of 37.3 per cent year-on-year to Rmb1.88tn, while total assets reached Rmb14.27tn, up 15.4 per cent.

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Arriving at the stage, he said: "What an incredible honour, that meant a lot. Two years ago we found ourselves submerged deep in nature with all its complications and all the beauty that it gave us cinematically.
《那年花开月正圆》并非改编自小说,而是基于真实人物女商人周莹的故事拍摄的。周莹生在清朝(1644-1911),是当时的陕西省女首富。
China becomes the first middle-income country to join the ranks of the world's 25 most-innovative economies, according to the Global Innovation Index (GII) released last Monday.
The private Facebook group chat that led to offers of admission being rescinded was named, at one point, "Harvard memes for horny bourgeois teens", the Crimson reported.
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9.《老友记》中卡罗尔和苏珊的婚礼
此外,规模以上工业增加值的同比增长,是在同期出口下滑7.3%的背景下取得的。
如果(转变经济发展方式)还是空谈,不去付诸实施,那不是说又好又快,根本就撑不住啦。“
2. 麦嘉华对贝南克灾难性QE计划的末日警告
Intel
None of these potential clouds appear to darken the sunny view from Tesla headquarters in Palo Alto. Tesla is sticking with its middle term goal of building 500,000 cars a year by 2020. Much will depend on the ability of the Model X to maintain the current momentum – and mystique. Tesla has steeply ramped up spending on capital expenditures and R&D to make sure the launch, already a year behind schedule, is a success.
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30岁的阿什莉·格林汉姆是首位跻身收入榜单的大码模特,她通过自己的内衣和泳衣品牌代言合同赚得550万美元,排在榜单的第十位。
Call it the crisis of whiteness.
Separate temperature measurements taken from satellites do not show 2014 as a record year, although it is close. Several scientists said the satellite readings reflected temperatures in the atmosphere, not at the earth’s surface, so it was not surprising that they would differ slightly from the ground and ocean-surface measurements that showed record warmth.
Lian Ping, chief economist with the Bank of Communications, said rising producer prices may push up consumer prices in the longer term.
Best chance: If there are nine or 10 best picture nominees, it could grab a spot. Jordan Peele's screenplay looks certain to be recognized.
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Recruits are expected to have a decent degree result — a 2.1 or above. While academic credentials are important, Teach First also looks for personal skills such as humility, respect and empathy. Applications to join the scheme outnumber the places available by seven to one.
谷歌地图产品经理Bryan Cheng表示,iPhone和Android版用户均可使用该功能。只需打开手机上的谷歌地图,点击屏幕底部的"探索附近饮食",谷歌地图就会根据你所在的地点和时间,分享附近的食物和饮料店铺的地址列表,从"最棒的早餐"到"河畔餐饮"都涵盖在内。
Over the next few years, large residential buildings will have to comply with Local Law 87, which requires them to audit energy usage and keep systems running at peak efficiency. Residential buildings are the city’s largest source of greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for 37 percent of the total. “The one hot-button topic is energy. How do buildings become more energy efficient?” said Dan Wurtzel, the president of FirstService Residential New York, which manages more than 500 properties. “If a third of your operating budget is related to energy and you can now reduce that cost, you can take pressure off the need for a maintenance increase.”
Under these conditions, he argues, the Fed cannot only trigger crises itself; it can also increase the vulnerability of EMs to crises provoked by other factors.
海莉·威廉姆斯依然是颇有影响力的重要存在,一位不论是低声哼唱还是大声呐喊都能令人信服的歌手。她直言不讳的勇气几乎使你忘记《欢笑过后》记录的是她对这个世界的厌倦。

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艾瑞咨询集团和中国最火的微博平台——新浪微博在上海的一个论坛上发布了该报道。该论坛由微博和通信巨头华为联合举办。
该部门期望今年消费增长仍然能够强有力地带动经济增长。
Xi'an Xianyang International Airport outshone all other airports in China, with a punctuality rate of 82.3%.
6.微型人脑
infect+ion→传染;感化
n. 委员会,委托,委任,佣金,犯罪
献上节日的问候与祝福,愿你拥有一个充满生机和欢乐的新年。
“With 75 percent of our flights touching the Northeast, either New York or Boston, one delay in the morning can affect the entire line of flying for that airplane, ” said Jenny Dervin, a JetBlue spokeswoman. And, the Northeast is particularly affected by the kind of winter storms that delay flights.
通过投资深化该国工业结构,从传统沿海城市天津和上海到最近崛起的西部工业城市陕西和四川,从稀有金属开采加工到复杂飞机部件的制造组装,中国正在为该行业添砖加瓦,并向世界展示就其商业航天行业而言最好的时刻尚未到来。
With Chrysler's market share in a death spiral, Fiat will finally grasp that this dud is exactly that - a dud. By autumn, Fiat will threaten to walk away from Chrysler unless the UAW and U.S. taxpayer offer up even more concessions.
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Released in 2013, The Bling Ring is a satirical crime drama that chronicles the adventures of Hollywood Hills high schoolers who burgle the homes of local celebrities. The teens break into homes of icons like Megan Fox and Paris Hilton, stealing cash, clothes, handbags, and jewelry to help them emulate the excessive lifestyles they admire in magazines. The students are eventually caught and sent to jail after posting pictures of their hauls on social media.
A new MIT white paper, ominously entitled "Are You Prepared for the Supply Chain Talent Crisis?," bears that out. Supply chain managers need sophisticated tech skills, sure, but they also have to be adept at "high-order diplomacy," expert at general business strategy and problem solving, and able to "thrive in ambiguity," the study says.
胡润主席鲁伯特·霍格沃尔夫表示:“这些企业家应该被称为‘超级财富创造者’,而不是简简单单的富豪。他们会对中国社会和经济带来突出的贡献 。”

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The attitude of the founder will set the tone for the business. Negativity, laziness and entitlement waste time and money while they tarnish your reputation. Success largely depends on making mistakes and accepting blame in stride. Owning up to and facing challenges head-on is what makes a mere business owner a leader.
3. 凯特?阿普顿
来自中国、日本、美国、德国、葡萄牙和伊朗等国的1300名选手设计制造了各自的足球机器人。在比赛中,一队里有五名机器人,它们依靠事先设定的程序自主运动,而不能受场外人员操控。
在这份榜单的前二十人中,C罗和梅西是仅有的两名足球运动员,此外,这份榜单上也没有任何女性运动员入围。
Wade was probably a little easier to stop back in high school before he had filled into his 6'4'' frame that makes him so unstoppable today.
We will ensure that foreign trade continues to pick up and register steady growth.
不过,五家总部驻北京的旅行社表示,他们仍在销售3月份的韩国游产品,而中国最大在线旅游公司携程(Ctrip)也做了同样表态。中国三大国有航空公司的代表向彭博(Bloomberg)表示,他们并未收到要求停止销售赴韩国机票的指示。
《战地神探》(Foyle’s War),acorn.tv,2月2日播出。去年流媒体服务网络Acorn TV放完了《大侦探波洛》(Agatha Christie’s Poirot)的最后三集,如今又带来另一部传统英国推理剧,这部超级剧集在英国已经拍到第九季,在美国还是首次播出。迈克尔·基臣(Michael Kitchen)在剧中饰演克里斯托弗·弗伊(Christopher Foyle),一位可敬而又狡黠的侦探,这部剧多年来从一部“二战”后方警探剧演变成勒卡雷(le Carré)式的冷战惊悚剧。新的几集中有纽伦堡审判以及英国在巴勒斯坦所扮演的角色。
According to the country's film regulator, China's box office sales have boosted a whopping 48.7 percent in the last year alone.

这枚奖牌拍出的高价远远超过了该拍卖行预计的成交金额——5万美元到10万美元。此前,仅有1903年诺贝尔和平奖奖牌在1985年被拍卖,拍得将近1.7万美元。

Conclusion

The ECB ended the year with a vote on December 3 to cut its deposit rate to minus 0.3 per cent and an expansion in asset purchases that leaves its quantitative easing programme at 1.46tn. The move came days before the US Federal Reserve increased interest rates for the first time since 2006, underlining the sharply divergent policies being pursued on either side of the Atlantic.
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通用汽车现在已经对挥泪大促销上瘾,新首席执行长惠塔克里(Ed Whitacre)对此心知肚明。他将在2010年取消一些购买刺激措施,以放弃全美20%市场占有率目标的方式来谋求重获盈利能力。这番求索注定是前路艰难。
Age: 44
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“我们希望这份榜单会让大家采取措施保护自身的网络安全。”
11月份以美元计算的中国出口和进口额都增加了,此前它们经历了两个月的收缩,而且这一增长是在上月美国总统选举后美元升值背景下实现的。
'Chinese clients are not only buying in Asia but in New York and Geneva as well.'


Dr. Scheurer is a hospitalist and chief quality officer at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. She is physician editor of The Hospitalist. Email her at [email protected].

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    Foreigners with permanent residence enjoy the same rights as Chinese citizens, such as in investment, housing purchases and schooling, among other rights.

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