Assessment and Accountability:  The Challenges for Transplant Professionals

Assessment and Accountability: The Challenges for Transplant Professionals

Dr. David A. Axelrod, associate professor of surgery and section chief of solid organ transplant surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, discusses the limitations of current methods to assess center performance; describes current and future metrics in transplant care and examines the potential implications of the shift to ACOs on assessment of transplant care.  



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David Axelrod, MD

David Axelrod, MD

Section Chief, Transplantation Surgery, Associate Professor of Surgery and of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth

Medical School MD, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 1996 Residency General Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, 1996-1903 Fellowship Surgical Critical Care, University of ...