Faculty News | | 01 Jan 2007
James A. Hamilton Award, American College of Healthcare Executives
Re: Michael E. Porter
Redefining Health Care: Creating Value-Based Competition on Results (Harvard Business School Press), by Michael E. Porter, the Bishop William Lawrence University Professor, based at Harvard Business School, and Elizabeth Olmsted Teisberg, a Senior Institute Associate at the School's Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness and an associate professor at the University of Virginia's Darden School, has been awarded the 2007 James A. Hamilton Award by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). Given annually, the award honors a management or healthcare book deemed most outstanding. Redefining Health Care presents a new model for the ailing U.S. health care system that focuses on improving value for patients as measured by health outcomes per dollar expended.

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