Publications

Over the past years interest in Gesundes Kinzigtal and other projects of OptiMedis AG has lead to a number of books and articles about it. We would like to share some of them with you. Below you see a small selection of publications by or in cooperation with us. More publications you find on our website.

Hildebrandt, H. (2014). Crossing the boundaries from individual medical care to regional public health outcomes: The triple aim of “Gesundes Kinzigtal” – better health + improved care + affordable costs. International Journal of Integrated Care, 14(5). Link

Lupianez-Villanueva F., & Theben, A. (2014). Strategic Intelligence Monitor on Personal Health Systems Phase 3 (SIMPHS3). Gesundes Kinzigtal (Germany) Case Study Report (EUR – Scientific and Technical Research Reports). Publications Office of the European Union. Link

Reime, B., Kardel, U., Melle, C., Roth, M., Auel, M. & Hildebrandt, H. (2014). From Agreement to Realization: Six years of Investment in Integrated eCare in Kinzigtal. In I. Meyer et al. (Hrsg.), Achieving Effective Integrated E-Care Beyond the Silos (S. 266-283), Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Groene O, Arah OA, Klazinga NS, Wagner C, Bartels PD, Kristensen S, Saillour F, Thompson A, Thompson CA, Pfaff H, DerSarkissian M, Sunol R. Patient Experience Shows Little Relationship with Hospital Quality Management Strategies. PLoS One. 2015 Jul 7;10(7):e0131805. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0131805. eCollection 2015.