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by Yaneer Bar-Yam
Step I: Separate Simple Care

For Further Reading

1. Y. Bar-Yam, Improving the effectiveness of health care and public health: a multi-scale complex systems analysis. American Journal of Public Health 96, 459-466 (2006).

2. Y. Bar-Yam, Making Things Work (NECSI Knowledge Press, Cambridge, MA, 2005).

3. J. Lambreaw, “A Wellness Trust to prioritize disease prevention” (Brookings Institution Discussion Paper 2007-04 (2007).

4. J. Groopman, How Doctors Think (Houghton Mifflin, New York, 2007).

5. H. Baskas, “More airports adding flu shots for fliers,” USA Today, October 15, 2008.

6. K. Yarnall, K. Pollak, T. Ostbye, K. Krause, J. Michener, Primary care: Is there enough time for prevention? Am J Pub Health 93, 635-641 (2003).

7. M. K. Scott, Health care in the express lane: the emergence of retail clinics (California Healthcare Foundation, Oakland, 2006).

8. R. Bohmer, The rise of in-store clinics — threat or opportunity? NEJM. 356, 765-768 (2007).

9. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Guide to Clinical Preventive Services (Publication 07-05100, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, 2007).

10. Y. Bar-Yam, Multiscale variety in complex systems. Complexity 9, 37-45 (2004).

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