FOCUS ON AGING AND THE SILVER TSUNAMI

Focus on: Aging and the Silver Tsunami

HIMSS Media's information brands Healthcare IT News, Healthcare Finance News, MobiHealthNews and HIMSS TV are diving into one of the most pressing issues facing healthcare today – baby boomers and their swelling demands on our system.

We'll look at the challenges, opportunities, emerging technologies, and other tactics hospitals, health systems and payers are deploying to manage the needs of the aging-population wave.

What you need to know

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TriHealth’s Lori Baker and Donna Peters share how the organization got all of its nursing and...
By HIMSS TV |
Mobile devices.
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GreatCall CEO David Inns talks to MobiHealthNews about remote monitoring, predictive analytics and...
By Jonah Comstock |

Gary and Mary West Senior Emergency Care Unit (Photo: UC San Diego Health)

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The lights, deployed at UC San Diego Health by BIOS, help with circadian entrainment to boost staff...
By Mike Miliard |
Senior citizens.
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CMS and other health insurers are using the program to deliver innovative and unique value to...
By Susan Morse |
News
The company will help the academic medical center build out its Medicare Advantage plan, as well as...
By Mike Miliard |
Telemedicine consultation.
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Until November, reimbursement for remote patient monitoring services was a gray area for providers...
By Jeff Lagasse |
Aging and the silver tsunami
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The aging population is not only poised to swell but Baby Boomers are bringing tech chops and...
By Tom Sullivan |
Senior using telemedicine blood pressure cuff.
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The program uses a mix of home visits and telehealth technologies to bring more services to the...
By Jonah Comstock |
Cleveland Clinic Chief Experience Officer Dr. Adrienne Boissy
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Don’t mix up EHR data or patient portals with engagement...
By Jonah Comstock |
Patients want engagement with digital options, personal touch
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A new survey reveals that consumers still prefer phone interactions but want more communication,...
By Nathan Eddy |
Care management tech drops hospitalizations and ER visits at Caregiver Homes
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The provider of case management services to various Indiana Medicaid programs linked family...
By Bill Siwicki |
New HIMSS report makes 4 healthcare predictions for 2019
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Digital health applications, consumerism, demographic challenges and data governance will be key...
By Bill Siwicki |
AARP aging tech
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Charlotte Yeh discusses the assets of age and which technologies could help address isolation and...
By Laura Lovett |
patient experiene
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Here’s a look at what experts are saying hospital business decision makers should be doing...
By Bill Siwicki |
invest in health IT
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Survey finds hot tech initiatives will advance consumerism, care management, retail settings, and...
By Diana Manos |
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The global aging population may be straining healthcare's resources, but could also be what...
By Laura Lovett |
Senior man with oxygen mask.
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Santa Clara Medical Director Dr. Jeffrey Arnold and Optum's Teddy Shah share a model that...
By Susan Morse |

Thought Leaders on HIMSS TV

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Telehealth helps providers deliver better child care and treatment, says Cloe Benz, senior...
By HIMSS TV |
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Comprehensive tools for aging populations are going to require broadband, IOT, cybersecurity and...
By HIMSS TV |
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CEO Silvia Pfeiffer says Coviu's PhysioROM telehealth platform allows physiotherapists to...
By HIMSS TV |
Renza Scibilia, Manager, Type 1 Diabetes and Consumer Voice, Diabetes Australia
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Those living with diabetes and other chronic health conditions should be acknowledged and respected...
By HIMSS TV |
Chief Development Officer at Finland’s UNA Plan Pirkko Kortekangas
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Chief Development Officer at Finland’s UNA Plan Pirkko Kortekangas says that data privacy is...
By HIMSS TV |
Hal Wolf, HIMSS President and CEO
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With an aging population, disconnected health information systems and a rising consumer, Hal Wolf,...
By HIMSS TV |