Knowledge & Research

Faculty Research

Reversing the Health Care Cost Spiral

In a new book, Vijay Govindarajan finds cost-reducing health care management innovations in an unlikely place: India.

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Choosing Wisely Campaign: Valuable For Providers Who Knew About It, But Awareness Remained Constant

Together with physician specialty societies, the Choosing Wisely® campaign has codified recommendations of which health care services’ use should be questioned and discussed with patients.

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Evaluating the Feasibility & Accessibility of Digital Technology Intervention Global Mental Health

At the moment, there is a lot of enthusiasm for using mobile devices to treat mental health disorders because mobile technology is embedded in the way we communicate, not just...

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Are Costly Health Care Ads Effective

A meta-analysis of health communications examines the influence of 22 tactics and six individual characteristics on intentions to comply with health recommendations.

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Fixing Health Care Delivery

Before becoming the 17th president of Dartmouth College, Dr. Jim Yong Kim had helped broker deals with major pharmaceutical companies to make tuberculosis and AIDS drugs available at low cost...

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Handle With Care

Katharina Lewellen and colleagues look at the investment patterns of nonprofit hospitals and find them remarkably similar to those of shareholder-owned corporations.

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Health Lessons from India

The hospital of the future is operating now. And it’s in India.

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Implementing the Affordable Care Act

Tuck senior associate dean Robert Hansen, who teaches the Health Care Economics course in Dartmouth’s Master of Health Care Delivery Science program, argues that state officials that have delayed...

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On the Front Lines of Health Care Fraud

Plenty of people disagree sharply about how the United States should overhaul its health care system. Just look at the short, unhappy life of the Affordable Care Act, which will...

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Prescription for Health—and Profits

Scott Neslin examines patient compliance and persistence in pharmaceuticals and finds valuable lessons for marketing and public policy.

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The Doctor Is In

When Professor Vijay Govindarajan accepted a two-year professor-in-residence position with General Electric in October 2007, he met with chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt D'78 to find out exactly what he would...

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The Provider’s Dilemma

“How Physicians Can Fix Health Care: One Innovation at a Time,” by Chris Trimble T'96

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Truth in Barcodes

People lie about their health-related behaviors. Kusum Ailawadi examined scanner records.