Center for Healthcare Delivery Science

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The Center for Healthcare Delivery Science is dedicated to understanding why and how we deliver the medical care that we do with the goal of providing more reliable, high quality care to our patients. Our research interests reflect four broad areas of inquiry and opportunity:


Evaluating innovation – does it work?


Risk PredictionRisk prediction – who should we worry about?


Quality MeasurementQuality measurement – how do we know?


CHDS CostCost – are we creating value?


Portrait of Jennifer StevensOur vision is to build and study healthcare system innovations throughout the BIDMC, its affiliated hospitals, and the larger Beth Israel Lahey Health system and to translate that learning to generalizable knowledge that contributes to changing the standard of how healthcare is delivered across the country.

We look forward to sharing our progress with you in the coming months.

Jennifer P. Stevens, MD, MS


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