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Restoring Humanity to Health Care

Fernandopulle, Rushika MD, MPP

The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management: April/June 2014 - Volume 37 - Issue 2 - p 189–191
doi: 10.1097/JAC.0000000000000013
Special Feature: Lessons From the Front of Care Innovations

In this first installment of a new quarterly column on lessons learned from the cutting edge of care innovation, we discuss the imperative for and insights on how to move health care away from its current transactional focus and towards a more human-centric model.

Iora Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts; and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

Correspondence: Rushika Fernandopulle, MD, MPP, Iora Health, 222 Third St, Ste 3100, Cambridge, MA 02142 (

The author is CEO and Co-founder of Iora Health, but otherwise reports no significant relationships with or financial interest in any commercial companies pertaining to this article.

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