Born out of Groundbreaking Thought Leadership


The ArborMetrix platform was born from groundbreaking research on healthcare quality measurement and decades of experience operating large clinical registries and improvement networks. Our three founders are internationally-recognized leaders in understanding variation in cost and quality, the statistical science of performance measurement, and improvement solutions.

With more than 400 peer-reviewed journal articles published on their groundbreaking research, their rare blend of clinical, statistical, IT and business expertise is reflected in ArborMetrix’s key benefits: quality measurement, cost-efficiency and performance improvement.

Review our founders’ entire body of scientific literature on their Google Scholar pages here: John Birkmeyer M.D., Douglas Staiger, Ph.D.and Justin B. Dimick, M.D., M.P.H.

Research Highlights