Proceedings from the fifth roundtable in Berlin, Germany

Bending the Cost Curve: Global Best Practices ()

Over thirty CEOs and public sector healthcare leaders convened in Berlin to learn and discuss different methods for cutting costs and expanding access to quality care. This report covers the five case studies that were examined, and the probing themes and questions that were debated. The case studies are examples of leading practices in the areas of:

  • Rebalancing public and private health provision
  • Reforming health expenditure
  • Public engagement in health reform
  • HIT and interoperability
  • Benchmarking for long-term care innovations


Additional Bending the Cost Curve proceedings reports

Jan 2013 Proceedings from the fifth roundtable in Berlin, Germany
Mar 2012 Proceedings from the fourth roundtable in Stellenbosch, South Africa
Nov 2011 Proceedings from the third roundtable in Singapore
Jun 2011 Proceedings from the second roundtable in Amsterdam
Feb 2011 Proceedings from the first roundtable in Washington, DC