How a pop health platform helped one ACO prevent 98 strokes and 39 heart attacks in less than a year

The Arizona Care Network serves hundreds of thousands of patients throughout the state.

By Bill Siwicki 02:11 pm May 30, 2019
Arizona Care Network’s IT-infused approach to population health has helped the accountable care organization better coordinate on annual wellness visits, boosting compliance.
Pop health platform helps one ACO save $1M in treating disability patients
By Bill Siwicki 01:10 pm May 28, 2019
The Alliance for Integrated Care of New York says it could not make the shift to value-based care without the population health management technology.
By Mike Miliard 09:12 am May 24, 2019
Technologies to give physicians the ability see PDMP data within their EHR workflows are enabling them to spot doctor shoppers and make smarter prescriptions, says KLAS.
Perioperative system helps surgery department transform OR utilization
By Bill Siwicki 03:39 pm May 21, 2019
“In a surgical environment where one minute of OR time is worth $37, the improvements that we’re achieving on a daily basis have a big impact to our efficiency and bottom line,” explained Dr. Kathy Cho of University Hospitals Ahuja.
By Nathan Eddy 09:43 am May 20, 2019
The open source Penn AI is a self-service tool designed to accelerate biomedical research.
By Nathan Eddy 10:44 am May 17, 2019
SPOT platform uses algorithms to pinpoint critical data points in EHRs, the system says.
By Nathan Eddy 08:25 am May 15, 2019
Humanwide pilot collects data with mobile monitoring devices then pulls it into an EHR so the care team can help patients manage conditions.
Population health analytics help Banner Health better predict high-cost patients
By Bill Siwicki 02:34 pm May 13, 2019
The health system has identified tens of millions of dollars in potential savings in the area of cost avoidance through intervention.
By Mike Miliard 12:42 pm May 10, 2019
The two-state health system will leverage technology from from Advanced ICU Care, as well as the clinical expertise of its advanced practice providers, intensivists and nurses.

Above photo: Dr Stephen Wood, Director of Wagga Wagga Base Hospital’s Emergency Department. Source: eHealth NSW

By Dean Koh 04:51 am May 09, 2019
eHealth NSW in Australia has announced that it will be working with a number of industry partners to enhance the safety and quality of patient care, with clinicians at one of the state’s major rural hospitals harnessing the power of digital tools in two proof-of-concept (PoC) projec

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