Population Health

By Bruce Chernof 09:06 am March 22, 2019
Whether they’re used by millennials or baby boomers, we need new technologies to help people make more informed decisions about their health, SCAN Foundation Bruce Chernof says.
By Jeff Lagasse 02:59 pm March 20, 2019
As transformative as the technology can be, providers need to be cautious not to lose the human element in their care delivery.
By Beth Jones Sanborn 02:15 pm March 20, 2019
With increasing buzz around population health and social determinants of health, those two forces are poised to change philosophies around care delivery and how a hospital or health system works to keep the surrounding community healthy.
By Mike Miliard 02:05 pm March 20, 2019
The CEO of the Alliance for Better Health and former deputy national coordinator talks EHR and interoperability challenges, the need for ROI, physicians' changing roles and why "social determinants" might not be the right term.
Telemedicine consultation.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:14 am March 19, 2019
Until November, reimbursement for remote patient monitoring services was a gray area for providers, but the picture is becoming clear.
By Mike Miliard 11:12 am March 19, 2019
The company will help the academic medical center build out its Medicare Advantage plan, as well as developing new AI-powered diagnostics, clinical pathways and more.
By Mike Miliard 02:19 pm March 18, 2019
A new survey with the HealthCare Executive Group sees trends such as consumerism and social determinants forcing providers and payers to fundamentally rethink how care is delivered and reimbursed.
Partners HealthCare
By Nathan Eddy 10:49 am March 18, 2019
Using the Massachusetts Prescription Awareness Tool will create better access to prescription data for clinicians at Partners.  
Senior using telemedicine blood pressure cuff.
By Jonah Comstock 02:10 pm March 15, 2019
The program uses a mix of home visits and telehealth technologies to bring more services to the home.
Aging and the silver tsunami
By Tom Sullivan 09:17 am March 15, 2019
The aging population is not only poised to swell but Baby Boomers are bringing tech chops and consumerism-era demands that health systems will be smart to embrace.

Most Read

The Daily Brief Newsletter