The Estonian Health Insurance Fund (EHIF) took a big leap towards value-based healthcare as they started a national stroke patient pathway pilot involving 4 out of 6 hospitals in Estonia providing acute stroke care.
A visual dashboard was built to display results and enable benchmarking between the hospitals. What information does the dashboard display? How is the information used to improve the stroke patient pathway? What has been successful and what are the lessons learned?
We asked EHIF’s Chief Specialist Mariliis Põld and The North Estonia Medical Centre’s Member of the Management Board Terje Peetso and Project Manager Triin Naudi. The North Estonia Centre is one of the four hospitals involved in the pilot.
Read the blog post on the ICHOM & NHG blog.
See also the previous blog posts on the ICHOM & NHG blog: