Patient Engagement

Premier Chief Operating Officer Mike Alkire

"Making sense of that data has clearly become a priority for leaders as has the movement toward a more consumer-centric and accountable care delivery system," said Premier Chief Operating Officer Mike Alkire about leadership in the industry during the current political climate. 

By Jessica Davis 10:54 am March 22, 2017
Healthcare leaders are zeroing in on population health, patient engagement and analytics, according to a new Premier study.
Intermountain predicting chronic disease

Heidi May, cardiovascular epidemiologist at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute, led research into the predictors of chronic illnesses.

By Bernie Monegain 02:14 pm March 20, 2017
Researchers say the Intermountain Chronic Disease Risk Score can predict which patients will receive a first diagnosis within three years.
GE Monica fetal monitor

Photo courtest of Monica Healthcare

By Jonah Comstock 12:40 pm March 20, 2017
GE will combine the Novii Wireless Patch System with its digital technologies to build out its offerings for care services and childbirth, an official says. 
Livongo Glen Tullman
By Bernie Monegain 12:08 pm March 17, 2017
Livongo Health, the diabetes management startup launched by former Allscripts CEO Glen Tullman, has landed a $52.5 million round of funding.
Northwell LoJack care transitions

Northwell supervisor Jennifer Laffey

By Bill Siwicki 07:33 am March 17, 2017
Homegrown care platform enables real-time messages when enrolled patients get discharged, admitted to another facility or present symptoms. And within the hospitals it serves as a documentation tool for all interactions.
HMS Holdings Eliza
By Heather Mack 07:19 am March 17, 2017
Startup’s cloud-based platform uses predictive analytics to determine the best way to reach patients. 
Cedars-Sinai PCORI opioid
By Bernie Monegain 11:49 am March 10, 2017
Researchers will use the funding from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to employ pharmaceutical claims and EHR data in their effort to both reduce the impact of pain and cut down down on opioid abuse.

Mayo Clinic chief executive John Noseworthy, left, with James Madara, MD, CEO and of the American Medical Association.

By Neil Versel 08:54 am March 10, 2017
Convincing doctors to embrace EHRs and other new tools takes data, Mayo Clinic chief executive John Noseworthy said, and once they see the impact and the value they will move much more quickly. 
IDC hospitals digital transformation
By Jack McCarthy 10:11 am March 09, 2017
While only 10 percent of healthcare providers and payers are currently working to digitize themselves, the analyst house estimates a big surge in the months ahead. 
CVS Epic chronic care
By Mike Miliard 12:47 pm March 03, 2017
The rollout expands on Epic's initial deployment at CVS MinuteClinics, and will enable better care coordination for rare and complex conditions.

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