Population Health

By Mike Miliard 12:00 am March 09, 2016
The gold-rush buying spree of the early post-HITECH years may have settled down, but health systems are still spending big bucks on new technology, whether it's to rip-and-replace suboptimal EHRs or invest in new analytics or security tools. Keep track of implementations and go-lives in this running list.
Doctor and patient with tablet
By Healthcare IT News 11:16 am December 23, 2015
Patient-centered care is changing how providers prioritize their technology resources and shape their engagement strategies. We look back on a year of insights and advice from those most committed to connected care and population health.
By Bernie Monegain 01:56 pm December 07, 2015
Hearst Health and the Jefferson College of Population Health will give an organization or individual a $100,000 award for outstanding achievement in population health. The winner of the prize will be announced on March 8, 2016.
By Mike Miliard 10:22 am November 09, 2015
At the Healthcare IT News Big Data & Analytics Forum this past week, more than two dozen chief data officers, medical informaticists, pop health gurus and other analytics leaders offered some valuable bits of insight about turning patient data into concrete change.
White House
By Bernie Monegain 07:51 am August 26, 2015
The President's Commission on White House Fellowships announced Monday the appointment of the 2015-2016 class of White House Fellows. Among the 16 fellows named, seven are leaders in the healthcare field.
Doctor and patient
By Bernie Monegain 07:14 am July 23, 2015
U.S. News and World Report just released its annual list of hospitals that are best for patient care. Here are some of the leaders whose work drives top quality at those organizations.
Stack of books
By Bernie Monegain 06:23 am June 02, 2015
When Robert Wachter, MD's new book, The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age, hit the market recently, it inspired us to highlight just a few of the many practicing physicians who also are compelled to write in addition to maintaining a demanding clinical schedule.
Doctor with virtual interface
By Bernie Monegain 10:12 am April 27, 2015
With emphasis on big data and analytics growing in the healthcare realm these days, we highlight some of the data-driven geeks we're watching for potential breakthroughs in the years ahead.
Speech bubbles
By Bernie Monegain 06:22 am April 10, 2015
Want to keep up with the daily goings on in the realm of health IT? Here are some of the top social media aficionados to follow. They're tweeting, linking, blogging and more. And many of them will be roaming the HIMSS15 conference, registered as social media ambassadors.
DNA
By Bernie Monegain 06:21 am March 31, 2015
The National Institutes of Health has created a team of experts in precision medicine to chart the course for the $215 million Precision Medicine Initiative that President Barack Obama launched on Jan. 30. The team will deliver a preliminary report in September 2015.

Most Read

The Daily Brief Newsletter