Quality

Six Interventions To Radically Improve the U.S. Healthcare System


 

Danielle Scheurer, MD, MSCR, SFHM

The website claims that "the more you sip, the smarter you (and the bottle) get," but in reality the more you sip, the drunker you get and the less information you'll retain.
“Someone resigned via a video conference call.”
4月,著名电视节目主持人毕福剑的一段视频在网上流传。在视频中,他以文革时期的京剧剧目调侃国共内战,并夹杂了他个人对毛泽东和共产党的批评。尽管政府竭力阻止,这则视频仍广为流传,更有评论支持毕福剑的意见并捍卫他的言论自由。
新年的祝福,平日的希冀,愿你心境祥和、充满爱意,愿你的世界全是美满,
数年来,莎尔玛·海雅克和格温妮丝·帕特洛都是性侵的受害者,麦高恩表示,她明白特朗普的支持者都憎恨好莱坞,因为他们的自由主义都是假的。
France, one of the most visited countries in the world, ranks No. 9 overall. It is No. 2 in Cultural Influence and No. 6 in Power.

While there is a still a way to go to ensure the LGBT community has the same rights as sexual couples, the world has moved on significantly in recent years. In fact, gay marriage is now legal for 60% of Americans. What about the other 40%, you ask? The List Love really believes the rest of the United States, and many other countries across the world – we’re talking to you, Russia! -will catch up soon.
泰勒斯威夫特被评为2012年最慈善明星。
I hope you have a most happy and prosperous New Year.
Iron Man 3 is the highest-grossing movie of 2013 so far with $1.2 billion. But that’s not enough to put its star, Robert Downey Jr., on top of our list of the top-grossing actors. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson beat him this year by working more.
开发商:Supermassive Games、Sony Computer Entertainment
adj. 人口统计学的
At tech start-up conferences, such as Slush in Helsinki in December, everyone was talking about experiences. The coming year is likely to see a wider adoption of virtual reality, which places the user in a digitally enhanced environment, and augmented reality, which overlays digital information on to the real world, creating new digital businesses.
这是007系列电影最佳主题曲之一,但实际上并没有在片头演奏,所以我们把它放在荣誉推荐的第一位。这首浪漫的曲子呼应了电影情节的发展,最终詹姆斯·邦德遇到了真爱。(可惜他们的恋情维持不久便结束了。)路易斯·阿姆斯特朗运用了他标志性的颤音,听者心弦颤动,一个经典诞生了。
Here are some of the year's pinnacles and potholes:

Metric transparency stimulates rapid improvements and fosters goal alignment. Measurement and reporting of cost is absolutely essential in moving the value equation.

A series of articles published between The New England Journal of Medicine and the Harvard Business Review aims to discover and suggest solutions to the issues currently ailing the U.S. healthcare system.1 The first installment focused on how to improve value on a large scale. The authors discuss the major barriers to realizing the value equation, along with some propositions for overcoming these barriers on a large scale.2 Although all six barriers are extremely difficult to surmount, the authors argue that because they are all mutually reinforcing in the current state, all will need to be addressed swiftly, tenaciously, and simultaneously.

Any decision by China’s policymakers to begin selling down the country’s huge reserves would have a large impact on markets.

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《寻梦环游记》
While the currency exchange limit has not changed, individuals are now required to disclose specific details on how they will use the funds. Funds can only be used towards current account spending such as tourism and shopping, overseas study, foreign medical care and consulting services. Real estate and other investment spending are explicitly forbidden.
Much joy to you in the up coming year. May the warmest wishes, happy thoughts and friendly greetings come at New Year and stay with you all the year through.让温馨的祝愿、幸福的思念和友好的祝福,在新年来到你身边,伴你左右。
Amy Poehler made out with Bono, Tina Fey mocked George Clooney's taste in women and Matt Damon emerged, bizarrely, as the night's recurring gag.
锁定一个品牌,它擅长于制作你想要的类型的车,这样可以高效地购买并找到对你来说最好的车。2016美国新闻最佳汽车品牌奖从四个类别挑选了最佳的品牌:轿车、SUV、卡车和豪车。
New York City, now ranked seventh, has gone up 15 places since last year. It has seen a big jump in costs over recent years, moving up 42 spots since 2011.
The Bloomberg soft commodities index has gained 21 per cent, compared with 24 per cent for industrial metals and 1.5 per cent for energy.
在数十项小型、以科技为核心的收购中,对Beats Electronics的30亿美元收购成为苹果迄今最大的一笔收购。Beats Electronics是一家有著名音乐人背景的耳机制造商和音乐流媒体服务商。这笔收购仍然让许多苹果分析师感到困惑,但与Beats创始人吉米?艾欧文(Jimmy Iovine)和安德烈?罗米尔?扬(Dr. Dre)合作,让苹果忽略iTunes下载商店数年后,迅速在音乐界重建信誉。如果说库克对错过类似Spotify的音乐订阅服务的快速增长感到愧疚,那么他已迅速弥补了这一点——尽管付出了很高代价。

A retrospective section will include movies produced by the Shanghai studio Wenhua, a company founded in 1946 that ushered a new era of Chinese art-house films, Zhang said, giving viewers "a glimpse of Chinese cinematic culture and history".
出租房
排在第八位的是29岁的中国模特刘雯,她的收入为650万美元,她是榜单上唯一一位亚洲模特,这也反映了缺少多样性的问题依然影响着模特界。
6、Social media addiction
Intel welcomes its new employees to the company by rolling out the red carpet -- literally -- once a quarter. During the first day of orientation, hires walk along a pathway lined with Intel Studios' photographers and videographers before introducing themselves onstage and receiving their welcome packages (and a round of applause from an audience of new colleagues).
5. Hong Kong, China-A junk boat set against the famous skyline might be the iconic shot of Hong Kong, but Lonely Planet picked the territory for its natural heritage miles away from Victoria Harbor.
Mr Cahan said that the vision and technology behind Summly’s machine-learning and natural language processing abilities were “equally impressive”.
纽约现在排名第7,比去年上升了15个名次。近年来,纽约的生活成本涨幅巨大,较2011年上升了42个名次。
今年最令人惊喜的消息还包括油价下跌。经济学家对油价下跌的经济影响也是见仁见智,一方面认为消费者因此节省了不少油钱,一方面则认为这种趋势会影响石油的开采钻探活动。但大家普遍认为这会影响小型车和混合动力车的销量。油价下跌加上车价过高,使得凯迪拉克公司的电动轿跑ELR稳居2014年最不受欢迎的车型“宝座”。11月份,这款售价高达8万美元的电动跑车只卖出了155辆。
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But if the U.S. can avert that Washington-made crisis, the outlook for workers finding jobs is actually looking pretty good for next year. For one thing, the damage of superstorm Sandy will have to be repaired, meaning jobs in construction and retail. Businesses, meanwhile, which have held off investing and hiring because of uncertainty over the fiscal outlook, might finally open their wallets. That means more jobs, too.[qh]
The report found that students majoring in art, agriculture and engineering were more willing to start businesses, while those majoring in history and science showed relatively low interest.
[dr?ft]

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“我明天还要上学,不能晚睡。” 张天羽如是说。
当我想要对一个机会大声喊“No”时,这往往是个信号,提醒我还有一个答案或许该是“Yes”。如此一来,我会深呼吸一下,然后尽量客观地分析现状。
Autonomous cars: Researchers are working on devices that will automatically park your car in a parking lot without you being in, or near, the car. It will also slip a note under the wipers of the car next to it with your phone number and insurance carrier in case of any scratches.
星巴克的品牌价值增长49%,排名第21位,该公司已从咖啡馆发展到人们可以逗留一整天的地方,它现在供应早餐、午餐和晚餐,一些地方还供应酒水。
相对而言,这一增幅超过城市居民同期平均薪资涨幅(17.4%)。
bene好+fic做+ial表形容词,“有…的”→有好处的
Premiered in August, the 48-episode TV series is a fictional story, with a plot centering on struggles and romance during the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC).
《没问题先生》是一部暖心大片,探讨如果在生活中,对每个问题都回答“好”,会发生什么。金·凯瑞(Jim Carrey)饰演的主角接受了这个挑战,结果学了韩语,上了飞行课,还升了职。起初他是个悲观的离婚男人,后来变成了吸引人的潮男,其间还找到了新女友。听起来像小说,但这部电影其实取材于自由电台制片人丹尼·华莱士的同名回忆录。
At the same time, she said, other countries have seen their tourist numbers spike as the currencies weaken.
The film version of the popular television series "Legend of Sword and Fairy", also known as Chinese Paladin starts shooting in Zhejiang Province today.
排名:第二
7. Corrections officer

这是今年最精致的浪漫电影与最尖锐的反浪漫电影,均来自美国电影界最缜密的聪明人。两部影片之间的关系最好用一首威廉·布莱克(William Blake)的诗歌来总结——《土块与卵石》(The Clod and the Pebble)。
入围名单以聚焦科技业的图书为主,Basic Books和Oneworld Publications出版的《机器人的崛起:大规模失业的威胁与科技》最终战胜了强大的对手。
但当格雷泽给我们带来《皮囊之下》,这部经过他长期酝酿的,由荷兰作家米歇尔·法柏的科幻小说改编的电影时,真是让人惊叹:欢快,不安,大胆。斯嘉丽扮演的外星人藏于人类的皮囊里,穿梭在格拉斯哥街道和商场,不亚于一位一线明星。现实生活中的路人在镜头中完美的展现,而隐身的约翰森面无表情的估算着三个地球人可被利用的热量值。接着演员带着被色诱的人类离开人群,来到她自己的地方:一个神秘的黑暗的洞穴中。在这里,情色恍惚间,人类贡献自己的肉体,被囚禁,被养殖成为食物,谁知道呢,又或许是人类的灵魂。
理由有两方面:首先,从逻辑上讲,你实在有太多的机会被人抓住你在搜索工作。简历的副本会被发现。计算机服务器会被检查。工作伙伴会从表面上或者情绪上(多半是后者)察觉到你为面试而心不在焉。
courage(n 勇气)
泰勒·斯威夫特vs. 凯蒂·佩里
6. Charlize Theron - $16.5 million
[ru:t]
《风骚律师》(Better Call Saul),AMC,2月8日播出。这是文斯·吉里根(Vice Gilligan)与彼得·古尔德(Peter Gould)的《绝命毒师》的衍生剧,或许是今年冬天最受期待的新剧了。鲍勃·奥登科克(Bob Odenkirk)饰演狡猾的律师索尔·古德曼(Saul Goodman),剧情设定在《绝命毒师》的故事发生之前,所以布莱恩·克莱斯顿(Bryan Cranston)或亚伦·保罗(Aaron Paul)至多只是客串出演而已。但观众们最喜欢的乔纳森·班克斯(Jonathan Banks)将在里面重现他在《绝命毒师》中的角色——冷静的行动执行者迈克·厄尔曼特劳特(Mike Ehrmantraut)。

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会。梅亚德是执政党革命制度党(PRI)的候选人。他主要的竞争对手是强硬的左翼领导人安德烈斯曼努埃尔洛佩斯奥夫拉多尔(Andrés Manuel López Obrador)——可以感召人群的激情演说家。梅亚德需要克服很多问题:在去年1月一夜间把油价上调20%、引发通胀飙升后,他必须说服选民自己仍然是可以信任的。他还必须证明自己是个有主见的人,而不仅仅是这届不受欢迎的政府的傀儡——在遏制猖獗的腐败和犯罪行为方面,这届政府极为失败。但是凭借强大的PRI拉票机器,他可能势不可挡。在墨西哥只有一轮选举的体制下,30%的选票可能就足以让他当选总统了。
Vietnamese press claim chicken, sturgeon, fruit and vegetables from China have been undercutting local market prices. While illegal out-of-date produce is creating a black market in China.
单词associate 联想记忆:
Thousands of supporters awaited Rossello’s arrival for the post-swearing-in inauguration ceremony at the island’s seaside Capitol building, clutching umbrellas to protect themselves from a searing sun.
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据报道,霍莉·亨特(Holly Hunter)因出演《钢琴课》(The Piano)获最佳女主角奖,她的小金人放在科恩兄弟纽约的办公室中,它旁边还有因出演《冰血暴》(Fargo)而获得的奖杯。
Technology:Cadillac will introduce high-resolution video streaming in the rearview mirror, which improves the field of vision by about four times greater than a traditional mirror by removing obstructions like pillars and passengers. Just the thing for aging Cadillac drivers with stiff necks. Coming next: a “beep, beep, beep” signal like that used by garbage trucks whenever the car is driven in reverse.
此类知名大家还包括美国大热导演大卫·林奇以及台湾鬼才电影制片人张艾嘉,他们的作品也在推荐放映列表里。
在世界五大电脑制造商中,苹果公司是去年唯一一家出货量保持增长的公司,涨幅超过了6%;宏碁公司则是下跌幅度最大,下跌超过了18%。
在完成该项目的毕业生当中,42%没有继续从事教学工作。但Teach First表示,即便是那些离开教学领域的人也依然认可该项目的价值。
4.比赛期间不要讲话叽歪,等到中场休息或是比赛结束时再说话。
在全球最具价值品牌百强榜上,有15个中国品牌上榜,比去年多一个,较10年前大有增加,当时中国移动(China Mobile)是唯一上榜的中国品牌。
4、优衣库事件
冲击奖项:最佳电影奖和最佳导演奖,让人意外的是,诺兰从未获得过奥斯卡奖提名。
8. Smile every time EXCEPT when my team is losing.

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5. What Is Illuminati?
依然年轻
To wish you joy at this holy season. Wishing every happiness will always be with you.
"It's one of the strangest things that's ever happened to me," Beatty said backstage. "Thank God there were two of us up there," Dunaway responded.
4. Will China's one-child policy change in 2010?
“有个员工的父母跟公司联系,告诉我们说,他们的儿子辞职了。”
"Micro blogs and other new media give everyone a speaking platform. If you cannot face the criticism and cooperate with the public, you cannot work well." ZHAO BAIGE, NPC deputy and executive vice-president of the Red Cross Society of China
前十强还包括排第二的卢森堡大学,第四的洛桑联邦理工学院,第五的日内瓦大学,第七的苏黎世联邦理工学院,第八的圣加仑大学,第九的新加坡国立大学和第十的帝国理工学院(伦敦大学)。
大多数观察家认为去年五月首飞的单过道C919就是图中这架飞机。尽管这是一项突破性进展,但它并不能完全代表中国航空工业的发展。其他两个例子更有说服力。
“现在,我只给她稍微擦了点唇膏,涂了点指甲油。”
Work that requires German language skills also grew significantly during the third quarter of 2016. Those who wish to work as German translators might be in luck these days.

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1.戛纳也有软肋
Sure, all of the hosting companies offer a basic CMS (content management system). But do they offer the flexibility that you need to get found online? Probably not. WordPress is an open-source CMS that you can install, customize and continuously optimize. You will likely need someone with development experience to help with set up, but once the template is installed, you’re probably smart enough to publish content without any assistance.
今年1月份CPI同比上涨1.8%,去年12月同比上涨为1.6%。不过该指数仍落后于北京方面“3%左右”的目标。
瑞士
4、优衣库事件
Only two people know the Oscars winners list and supervise the counting procedures - PwC tax adviser Martha Ruiz and Brian Cullinan an accountant.
British schools outperform the French on both new criteria. Warwick Business School, the top UK school for career progress, is second overall for the criterion, 30 places above the first French school, HEC Paris. Alumni from UK schools also see a higher increase between their first salary after graduation and now, at 62 per cent versus 45 per cent. However, UK school alumni still have a lower salary on average than their counterparts who studied in France, at $55,000 versus $64,000.
The largest flawless vivid blue diamond in the world is to go on sale today at Christie's auction house.
adj. 传统的
巴韦贾同意这一结论,他指出,韩国和另一个大宗商品净进口国印度,都是成品油的出口国。以美元计算,这些成品油的价值今年应会上升。
On Thursday it published its mascot for 2016, the Year of the Monkey, and instantly it became a hit on the Internet; unfortunately some people deemed it "very ugly".
时间:2011-02-16 编辑:beck
2018年它们会拿出更多创造力,包括在非现金效益上的创造力。例如,美国银行(Bank of America)刚刚引入了一项新计划,让全球银行业务和市场部门的员工休至多6周的长假。该计划是有条件的:员工必须在该行工作至少10年,每5年可以申请一次长假,最多享受3次。但根据英国《金融时报》看到的一份内部备忘录,首席运营官汤姆蒙塔格(Tom Montag)鼓励符合条件的员工考虑该计划。
The strength of Kellogg/HKUST is the quality of its participants.

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Countrywide, month-on-month prices rose in 62 out of 70 major cities last month, were unchanged in one and fell in seven.
但3D版吉祥猴的形象却未能避开炮击,挑剔的网友纷纷吐槽:“这让我想起红绿灯!”;“水墨画的精髓全然不见”;“耳朵下面的两个球是什么呀,太抢镜了……”;“已被它丑哭。”
Fund shareholders weren’t wasting any time reacting to this year of disappointment. Collectively, they’ve added just $35 billion to active stock-picking funds in the last 11 months, less than a quarter of the $162 billion they added in 2013, which was the first year of positive flows for the industry since 2007. This is not to say that they were sitting still. ETFs and passive index funds took in over $206 billion in net deposits through Thanksgiving, and Vanguard surpassed the $3 trillion mark sometime in late summer. Investors seem to have decided that they’d rather bet on the horses than the jockeys, after all.
If you have a question, come to my office. Don't corner me in the bathroom.
达成一个全球性气候协议的下一次大尝试,将是在来自世界各地的谈判代表今年12月聚集巴黎的时候。气候变化问题的政治活动人士上周五不失时机地引用2014年的温度记录为证,表明采取强有力行动的必要性。
n. 蝴蝶,蝶状物,蝶泳
That partly explains why actuaries have the best job in the United States, according to a new survey by CareerCast.com that will be released Tuesday. Biomedical engineer was No. 2 and software engineer, the top job of 2012, came in at No.3. Careers that ranked the lowest included enlisted military personnel, lumberjack and newspaper reporter.
出租房
时间:2011-03-08 编辑:beck

该数据显示10月份下半月北京、天津、上海、深圳、厦门和郑州新建住宅价格出现了环比下滑。

Conclusion

7.摩洛哥
The UK and France are the two powerhouses of business education in Europe. Nearly half of the schools listed are from either the UK (20) or France (19). French MiMs outperform UK programmes in terms of ranking, salary ($55,000 versus $49,000) and student numbers (9,000 versus 1,200). However, UK MBAs outdo French programmes in terms of numbers (18 schools in this ranking versus five) and student numbers (1,900 versus 1,300) though not in terms of salary ($115,000 versus $137,000).
Consumer prices continued to rebound from an August dip, accelerating 0.2 percentage points to 2.1 per cent year on year, bang-on analysts’ median forecast.
Gunmen kidnapped 18 Turkish workers Wednesday in Iraq's capital.
cap容纳+acity表名词,“有…倾向”→容量;能力
在本届戛纳电影节上,女性电影制作人以及相关女性话题曾广受关注成为宣传主题。28年来,戛纳首次以女导演拍摄的电影拉开序幕,伊莎贝拉?罗西里尼(Isabella Rossellini)成为“一种关注”单元评审团主席,莎尔玛?海雅克(Salma Hayek)主持讨论会高调探讨女性角色在电影中的意义。可以讨论的话题有许多,但是真的有何改变吗?数字似乎更能说明问题,主竞赛单元的19部入围作品仅有2部来自女性导演。而后发生的“高跟鞋门”,更有.....面对外界对于影展涉嫌性别歧视的负面消息,艺术总监蒂埃里?弗雷莫(Thierry Frémaux)一点儿反应都没。他只是说,戛纳电影节的举办有着及其不公平的高标准,参展影片不能申请其他诸如威尼斯或柏林电影节。这难道是建议人们去“攻击奥斯卡”?
何塞安东尼奥梅亚德(José Antonio Meade)会成为下一任墨西哥总统吗?
If you plan to visit Brazil for the Olympic games, and to focus on sport and having fun, Google has you covered. In anticipation of the 2016 Rio Olympics, the search giant is bringing the 'Explore' feature to Brazil Maps.


Dr. Scheurer is a hospitalist and chief quality officer at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. She is physician editor of The Hospitalist. Email her at [email protected].

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  1. On Sunday, the night before the Doodle debuted, Zhang told Newsday she was "excited" by the big win, but said she wouldn't be awake when her art first went online at midnight.
  2. 到了20世纪下半叶,随着歧视逐渐减少(比如在大学入学方面),白人的正式特权地位也在渐渐丧失。但是工资的增长、社会安全网的扩大以及新的受教育机会有助于弥补他们的损失。大多数成年白人都比父母更富裕、更成功,他们相信子女们会过得更好。
    被称为红热病的传染病在20世纪盛行,击溃了当时西方国家的幼儿们和体弱者。

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