In the value-based healthcare framework, “value” is determined by measuring health outcomes against the cost of delivering the outcomes.
With the move towards integrated care systems there is a greater focus on delivering value through improving outcomes and lowering costs. However, measuring value is a challenge.
Value measurement in health involves some important decisions about what to measure and how. Which key outcomes determine how the efficiency of a health system should be measured?
We think that our PROMs may have an important place to measure "value" and to measure what matters to patients.