Who we are | ICHOM – International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement

The people behind ICHOM

We are grounded in a theoretical framework

Our approach is built on a solid framework developed at Harvard Business School by Professors Michael E. Porter and Elizabeth O. Teisberg. In 2006, Porter and Teisberg wrote the well-known book, Redefining Health Care, which outlines the argument for using health outcomes data to redefine the nature of competition in health care.

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We are rooted in strategy

One of our founding organizations, The Boston Consulting Group, was the first to introduce competitive strategy to the business world. Their team offers more than 50 years of experience, a professional culture, and a rigorous approach to addressing challenges.

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We are research-based thought leaders

Our tie to the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden provides us with a strong foundation in medicine and research. This world-renowned university and academic medical center is leading the way in health care discoveries.

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WORKING GROUP MEMBERS HAVE DEVELOPED THE ICHOM STANDARD

STANDARD SETS ARE ALREADY COMPLETED

STANDARD SETS ARE CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS

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