Are Healthcare Metrics Hurting Healthcare?


A perfect illustration of Goodhart’s Law, which states that when a measure becomes a target, it ceases to be a good measure. Take a minute to think about where Goodhart’s Law applies in your job – it’s way too easy to find examples.

From Weekly Filet #275, in May 2018.

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