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Profile: Iora Health Transactional vs. relationship-based care

Howe, Michelle BSN, RN

Nursing Management (Springhouse): May 2017 - Volume 48 - Issue 5 - p 26–31
doi: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000515797.56849.8c

Last November, Nursing Management Congress2016 attendees experienced a one-of-a-kind keynote address when Zubin Damania, MD, took the stage. Through self-produced song and video, he explored the ethics of delivering compassionate care in our challenging healthcare system. Here, read about the Iora Health model that Dr. Damania celebrates as “having it right.”

This healthcare system emphasizes value-based strategies to optimize the patient care experience.

Michelle Howe is a nurse manager covering Iora Health's primary care practices across the Seattle, Wash., region.

The author has disclosed no financial relationships related to this article.

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