Patient Engagement

ONC patients health data

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By Mike Miliard 10:43 am April 09, 2018
The online resource offers tips for accessing and using the information stored in electronic health records.
Leroy Hood precision medicine

"The way you force people to adhere to a paradigm change is to show them they can do things they never did before," says Leroy Hood, MD. He'll be speaking at the Precision Medicine Summit on May 18. Credit: Robin Layton

By Mike Miliard 10:17 am April 09, 2018
At the HIMSS Precision Medicine Summit, the biologist and genomics pioneer will describe how a convergence of factors are pushing toward a new paradigm.
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Michael Dulin, director of the Academy for Population Health Innovation at University of North Carolina, will be speaking at the HIMSS Precision Medicine Summit in Washington, D.C., on May 18.

By Mike Miliard 06:32 am April 05, 2018
Michael Dulin, MD, who has studied the complex dimensions of personalized treatment as both a doctor and a patient, says the U.S. care delivery system has some learning to do.
Welltok to develop new population health products

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By Bernie Monegain 11:31 am April 04, 2018
CEO Jeff Margolis says the secret sauce is making big data small – the better to manage a population "one consumer at a time."
American Academy of Family Physicians partners with Zipnosis for telemedicine platform
By Bill Siwicki 01:49 pm April 03, 2018
The partnership stems from a 2017 AAFP member survey designed to identify new programs and services.
eClinicalWorks electronic health record
By Mike Miliard 12:41 pm April 03, 2018
Multispecialty physician group, one of the largest in the state, chooses eCW's V11 to help it manage value-based care.
Justin Barnes, Director, Justin Barnes Advisors, along with Leigh Williams, Administrator, Business Systems, Health Information & Technology, University of Virginia Health System, speak at the third gathering of the Health Innovation Think Tank during HIMSS18 in Las Vegas
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By Lenovo Health 08:04 am April 02, 2018
The third gathering of the Health Innovation Think Tank brought together a diverse group of leaders, innovators and policymakers to identify best practices that can move the industry toward key clinical models associated with value-based care, connected health and virtual care.
Lyft joins with Acuity Link
By Mike Miliard 12:29 pm March 29, 2018
Rideshare company inks another healthcare partnership as it broadens efforts to connect patients with providers across the care continuum.
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By Bernie Monegain 01:39 pm March 28, 2018
Obama-era officials David Blumenthal and Aneesh Chopra say yes.
Clinical collaboration cancer center

Centra Regional Cancer Center in Lynchburg, Virginia. Credit: Google Maps

By Bill Siwicki 02:06 pm March 27, 2018
The tool has led to a complete restructuring of Centra Health's entire patient navigation process, says one clinician.

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