Essential Insights

Essential Insights2018-10-07T16:53:49+00:00

Professor Sir Muir Gray will lead 3V colleagues in providing updates, acting as a catalyst to transform information on value-based healthcare into useful and usable knowledge. These updates will include essential papers for keeping abreast of and understanding value in health and healthcare.

3V regularly scans at least 30 prominent journals on medicine, healthcare and value. From these we select one seminal paper each week to draw out the important points for a paper and podcast on value.

1801, 2021

BookPod – Diffusion of Innovation by Rogers

Book: Diffusion of Innovations Author: Everett M. Rogers Teaser: Everett Rogers had it all worked out decades before the internet came along. The digital medium has changed some of the rules but the game is the same, and [...]

1101, 2021

BookPod – Communities of Practice by Wenger

Book: Communities of Practice - Learning, Meaning, and Identity Author: Etienne Wenger Teaser: Wenger describes how most organisations usually work in ignorance of how other organisations, with the same mission, are getting on. If they compare performance with [...]

1412, 2020

BookPod – The Uncertain Physician by Kurt Link

Book:The Uncertain Physician Author: Kurt Link Teaser: “I don’t know” are the most important three words in medicine. The truth is, the more one knows, the less certain one is. And this is certainly true in medicine where [...]

712, 2020

BookPod – Images of Organization by Gareth Morgan

Book: Images of Organization Author: Gareth Morgan Teaser: Images of Organization is a classic based on a very simple premise—that all theories of organization and management are based on implicit images or metaphors that stretch our imagination in [...]

3010, 2020

BookPod – Choices, Values, and Frames by Kahneman & Tversky

Book: Choices, Values, and Frames Author: Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky Teaser: How we make decisions in healthcare is heavily influenced by our emotions, whether we like it or not. This important book outlines the impact that emotions [...]

2610, 2020

BookPod – Visual Display of Quantitative Information by Tufte

Book: Visual Display of Quantitative Information Author: Edward Tufte Teaser: Anybody who wants to display graphical information should read this book. Anybody who wants to understand how beautiful data can look should read this book. Read this book [...]