The American Resident Project is a platform that enables young physician leaders to connect, share their ideas, and explore new concepts to transform the American health care system. The following are examples of their innovation.

Sachin Jain, MD, MBA, CEO of CareMore Health System, conducted a review of 150 U.S. academic entities affiliated with U.S. medical schools that focus on health policy. The results of this review are highlighted in a recent blog post on the NEJM Catalyst blog.
Medical innovation has ballooned this decade as entrepreneurs pitch ways to improve health care and modernize an industry. There are four big categories of exciting advancement that I’m watching, and I’ll point out a few of my favorite startups to follow in the coming years.
Looking to the future, the role of robots and computer-aided systems will not necessarily change whether or not we are needed but how we use our time and talents. Automation isn’t going away but it will certainly take time to mold and refine its role in making us faster, more efficient and (hopefully) more accurate clinicians.
We don’t live in a country with a universal electronic health record to transmit this information from doctor to doctor on our behalf. Who, then, must carry this vital health information between doctors? Patients (or in my case, parents) should be responsible for communicating between doctors.
Team-based coordinated care is becoming known as a best practice that delivers on the triple aim by improving care and lowering costs.
As providers continue to gain access to patient data, they are using that data to improve the care experience by providing better care at lower costs to produce more positive outcomes.