Jeff Bauer Books:

Reinventing Health Care

Not What the Doctor Ordered: Liberating Caregivers and Empowering Consumers for Successful Health Reform
3rd Edition (2020)

This 25th Anniversary edition completely updates the powerful insights and policy recommendations of Jeff Bauer’s Not What the Doctor Ordered, first published in 1993 by renowned healthcare futurist and medical economist the author.
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Paradox and Imperatives in Health Care: Redirecting Reform for Efficiency and Effectiveness, Revised Edition
2nd Edition (2014)

The Paradox: Americans are not as healthy as people in dozens of comparable countries that spend 30 percent less on health care, and our medical marketplace overall is plagued by persistent problems of cost, quality, and access.
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Upgrading Leadership’s Crystal Ball: Five Reasons Why Forecasting Must Replace Predicting and How to Make the Strategic Change in Business and Public Policy
1st Edition (2013)

Clearly, concisely, and with many examples from public and private enterprise, Upgrading Leadership’s Crystal Ball shows why predictions are usually wrong and presents a better way to look at the future—forecasting. This book is essential-reading for anyone who needs to make the best possible.
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Statistical Analysis for Decision Makers in Healthcare: Understanding and Evaluating Critical Information in Changing Times
2nd Edition (2009)

Americans are bombarded with statistical data each and every day, and healthcare professionals are no exception.
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