Catherine Mitchell
Delivering real value
by Catherine Mitchell
01 August 2018

Value will need to be at the heart of the new 10-year plan for the NHS and there are four themes essential to the successful implementation of value-based healthcare.

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Addressing the costing staff deficit
by Catherine Mitchell
27 June 2018

Robust, patient-level costing data is fundamental to delivering value in the NHS but we need to ensure costing teams are properly resourced.

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Further push needed to deliver costing potential
by Catherine Mitchell
05 April 2018

There has been some major progress in recent years with NHS costing as the service moves towards using a common approach to costing at the patient level. But there is still a huge amount to be done to realise costing’s full potential.

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Catherine Mitchell
The value in getting together
by Catherine Mitchell
06 October 2017

This week’s HFMA international symposium demonstrated that value-based healthcare is already a practical solution to current healthcare challenges.

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The practical application of value
by Catherine Mitchell
18 August 2017

Back in 2015 when the HFMA Healthcare Costing for Value Institute was launched, value-based healthcare was a relatively unknown concept to many in the NHS finance community.

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Join the costing revolution
by Catherine Mitchell
25 July 2017

Understanding the value of patient-level cost data is important for clinicians as well as finance staff, but it has to start with boards.

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