Patient Engagement

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.
Intermountain Oxeon Empiric Health

Intermountain CEO Marc Harrison said Empiric Health will include the health system's methodology for delivering care and acheiving a return on investment.

By Bernie Monegain 11:56 am March 03, 2017
The new company will focus on taking the variations out of care delivery and costs. 
patient expectations health data

Transcend Insights CMO Thomas Van Gilder, said that patients see information sharing as essential and it’s time that providers give them the tools they need to stay connected. 

By Jack McCarthy 07:22 am March 03, 2017
The survey also found that a majority of patients use a digital device and believe it would be helpful for that data to be part of their medical history. 
digital tools patient engagement
By Heather Mack 09:48 am March 02, 2017
More people with chronic conditions tapped health apps and tools in 2016 than in 2015 and divulged more personal info to providers. But trust issues remain among doctors and consumers alike. 
social media population health

Melody Smith Jones, manager of connected health at Perficient

By Jessica Davis 01:47 pm February 28, 2017
Social media expert Melody Smith Jones explains what organizations need to do to benefit providers and convert unknown patients into new consumers of healthcare services.
ONC Move Health Data Forward
By Mike Miliard 10:45 am February 28, 2017
The winning teams put strategies such as open APIs to work enabling secure and straightforward movement of patient data.
Allscripts NantHealth Cancer

Allscripts CEO Paul Black said the integrated solution creates clinical capabilities that benefit both clinicians and patients. 

By Bill Siwicki 10:44 am February 28, 2017
The platform enables oncologists to identify evidence-based treatment regimens for patients through integration of NantHealth’s eviti platform and Allscripts’ Sunrise EHR.

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