Population Health

HIMSS17 population care management
By Chris Nerney 08:05 am February 10, 2017
The exhibit will focus on coordinating care and transitions across defined populations, a HIMSS official said. 

LogistiCare CEO Albert Cortina

By Jessica Davis 04:44 pm February 09, 2017
LogistiCare manages more than 69 million non-emergency medical trips for about 27 million riders annually. The partnership will increase the company's reach, including commercial, Medicare and Medicaid plan members.

Jeff Bourgeois, president and CEO of San Juan Regional Medical Center, expects new technology will boost patient care and also efficiency.

By Bernie Monegain 12:16 pm February 08, 2017
Hospital system is rolling out EHR, population health platform, data warehouse and revenue cycle management technologies in consolidation from more than 75 existing applications.
analytics Geneia

Geneia CTO Fred Rahmanian said the number one rule of risk management is knowing your risk. 

By Bill Siwicki 09:16 am February 06, 2017
Now that the healthcare industry is essentially digitized, analytics are moving to the fore for population, risk-sharing and value-based care, according to Geneia CTO Fred Rahmanian.
HIMSS17 population health interoperability
By Chris Nerney 09:15 am February 06, 2017
ONC, HRSA, the Defense Health Agency and other government entities will be in the special exhibit on the show floor, where attendees can find educational sessions and resources focusing on government initiatives to advance healthcare. 

Justin Remais, associate professor of environmental health sciences at UC Berkeley School of Public Health, will lead the project.

By Jessica Davis 01:47 pm February 03, 2017
Researchers will use big data to eliminate the issues of monitoring infectious diseases on a global level, such as tracking disease elimination campaigns, detecting co-infections and increasing rare disease detection in high-risk populations.
By Bernie Monegain 09:52 am February 03, 2017
Four Cleveland-based medical researchers - two with the Cleveland Clinic, one with University Hospitals and another from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine - each received seven-year, multi-million dollar awards from the National Institutes of Health.

"Our goal is to provide all Trinity Health At Home patients with care that is compassionate, proactive and transforming while keeping them in their own homes," says John Capasso, executive vice president of Trinity Health Continuing Care.

 

By Bernie Monegain 09:54 am February 02, 2017
The partnership aims to provide continuous monitoring to avoid readmissions, erratic clinic visits.
By Jessica Davis 09:44 am February 02, 2017
The funding will help integrate PMP data into provider and pharmacist clinical workflow, using NarxCare technology developed by Kentucky-based Appriss, which will connect the state's PMP to provider and pharmacy EHRs.

Jupiter Medical Center President and CEO John D. Couris says Jupiter is committed to pioneering new approaches to medicine and healthcare.

By Bernie Monegain 02:49 pm January 31, 2017
Jupiter is first community hospital in U.S. to adopt IBM Watson for Oncology.

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