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Raising the standard: the Multilateral Development Review 2016 -

Raising the standard: the Multilateral Development Review 2016 - | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
The Multilateral Development Review is a detailed assessment of how UK funded multilateral agencies perform.
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One can be cynical about multilateral agencies or try to make them performing better. Congratulations DFID
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Health-care system draws global praise

Health-care system draws global praise | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Living proof that limited country wealth is not inevitably linked with poor health systems.
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Cuba's health system has indeed a broader significance (see also http://ije.oxfordjournals.org/content/35/4/817.full)
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Resilient until the breaking point is reached. Are we standing by?

Resilient until the breaking point is reached. Are we standing by? | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
I am following HSR2016 online. Interesting keynotes, abstracts and e-posters. Can the research community help in preventing health system devastation from war?
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New textbook is first to teach “third pillar” of medical education

New textbook is first to teach “third pillar” of medical education | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
New textbook will help medical schools adapt their curricula to ensure students acquire clinical scientific knowledge as well as an understanding of how patients access health care.
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Health system ignores frail Canadians when they need help most

Health system ignores frail Canadians when they need help most | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it

It’s time we improved the quality and quantity of care for frail Canadians – and improved the health system for everyone in the process

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Health system challenges for societies with a growing burden of frailty
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How Nurse Leaders in the Boardroom Can Transform America's Healthcare System

How Nurse Leaders in the Boardroom Can Transform America's Healthcare System | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
As healthcare systems struggle to deliver quality, cost-effective patient care, they may not have to look any further than their own nurse practitioners to find a solution.
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The Art of “Muddling Through”  -  Stanford Social Innovation Review.

The Art of “Muddling Through”  -  Stanford Social Innovation Review. | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
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A twelve year journey that isn't yet finished.

See also Lindblom, C. E. (1959). The Science of “Muddling Through” . Public Administration Review, 19(2), 79–88. 

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Changes in remuneration and reward systems | Eurofound

Changes in remuneration and reward systems | Eurofound | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
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I found this an interesting document in order to add perspective to performance based financing of health services 
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The Partnering Initiative

The Partnering Initiative | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
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Essential to building and evolving living health systems.
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Workshop on Approaches to the Development of Character

Workshop on Approaches to the Development of Character
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Very interesting conversation with relevance to evolutionary health systems.
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World's first passenger drone cleared for testing in Nevada

World's first passenger drone cleared for testing in Nevada | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
China’s Ehang will begin the testing process this year to prove the drone’s airworthiness
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Where there is no road...
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Digital forensics: from the crime lab to the library

Digital forensics: from the crime lab to the library | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Archivists are borrowing and adapting techniques used in criminal investigations to access data and files created in now-obsolete systems.
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Fondly remembering those excellent managers of the Expanded Programme on Immunisation, with boxes full of floppies,.. and my own boxes
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NetSci 2016 - International School and Conference on Network Science

NetSci 2016 - International School and Conference on Network Science | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
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Rich inspiration for living health systems.
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Sensitive dependence of network dynamics on network structure

Sensitive dependence of network dynamics on network structure | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
By Takashi Nishikawa, Jie Sun, Adilson E. Motter
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Exploring networks beyond their structure-function  relationship
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Africa's health won't improve without reliable data and collaboration

Africa's health won't improve without reliable data and collaboration | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Africa battles with a dearth of data and seems unable to scale up health innovations. If these can be systematically addressed, the continent can take great strides towards better health for all.
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Nurses in Robin Hood Hats Drive Financial Tax from Theory to Democratic Platform

Nurses in Robin Hood Hats Drive Financial Tax from Theory to Democratic Platform | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Television cameras panning across the churn of the Democratic National Convention this July revealed men and women with flimsy hats made of green felt clus
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Health systems are first and foremost about dynamic interactions of people. Institutions, as organisations, are not without importance, but they are people-clusters. Nice when nurses take the lead.
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The Strange Inevitability of Evolution - Issue 41: Selection - Nautilus

The Strange Inevitability of Evolution - Issue 41: Selection - Nautilus | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Is the natural world creative? Just take a look around it. Look at the brilliant plumage of tropical birds, the diverse pattern and…
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Now, think evolution of health systems...
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Can a Field in Which Physicists Think Like Economists Help Us Achieve Universal Knowledge?

Can a Field in Which Physicists Think Like Economists Help Us Achieve Universal Knowledge? | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
The world has gotten a lot smaller over the past century, but the store of knowledge has become unfathomably large. One way to think about it: Last we
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Excellent reflection on John Miller's A Crude Look at the Whole: The Science of Complex Systems in Business, Life, and Society.
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I had to pay $39.35 to hold my baby after he was born.

I had to pay $39.35 to hold my baby after he was born. | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Real pathways in evolving health systems.
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I appreciated John Harris' research on Sarah Kliff's Vox page(http://www.vox.com/2016/10/4/13160624/medical-bills-birth-delivery).

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Exploring Data and Metrics of Value at the Intersection of Health Care and Transportation

Exploring Data and Metrics of Value at the Intersection of Health Care and Transportation | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
(original text has authors of highlights and main points)
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Quiz: Which country are speakers referring to? Or, universals in evolving health systems
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August 3 Event: Outcomes from the Durban International AIDS Conference

August 3 Event: Outcomes from the Durban International AIDS Conference | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
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Impressive articulation of how to address the social determinants of health as a most necessary component of a health systems strategy by Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator
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Why Technologists Should Think Like Biologists

Why Technologists Should Think Like Biologists | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Evolution is messy, whether it’s in cells or bytes.
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Valid way of reasoning when interfering with the evolution of health systems
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US Health Care Reform: Progress and Next Steps

US Health Care Reform: Progress and Next Steps | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
Review from JAMA — United States Health Care Reform — Progress to Date and Next Steps
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Introduction to the Modeling and Analysis of Complex Systems

Introduction to the Modeling and Analysis of Complex Systems | Living Health Systems | Scoop.it
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OpenSUNY textbook from @HirokiSayama, key influencer on day one of  @NetSci16 conference (Korea): recommended.
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