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Top 12 Healthcare Buzzwords for 2012
Health Leaders Media

This year’s crop of healthcare buzzwords and catchphrases includes a handful of terms that are really oxymorons. By oxymoron, of course, we mean one of the words or phrases in the expression contradicts the rest. But if you think about it, that’s the very theme of health reform today.

Innovators are looking at their systems and turning them upside down, contradicting old assumptions and turning volume-based care and payment systems into long-term wellness programs.

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