Project for Integrative Health and the Triple Aim (PIHTA) - Knowledge Base

Hospitals/Health Systems

Cost Savings in Inpatient Oncology Through an Integrative Medicine Approach
Kligler B, Homel P, Harrison LB, Levenson HD, Kenney JB, Merrell W

Examines the costs before, and after, implementation of an Integrative medical setting that included Yoga Therapy, Holistic Nursing, Patient Navigation and an "Optimal Healing Environment". This approach to care resulted in substantial reductions in medication costs.

A Cost-Saving Integrative Pain Management Model Benefiting Both
Payors and Providers

Lance Luria

Presentation on an integrative approach to pain management that provides cost-savings benefits associated with the use of integrative services.