Population Health

Sandy Rousse, president and CEO at Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice

By Jessica Davis 01:29 pm March 01, 2017
The telemonitoring program of the Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties and Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice are now connected with the state's HIE.
HIMSS17 poll: Reality check on the show’s hottest topics
By Tom Sullivan 02:35 pm February 28, 2017
HIMSS17 has come and gone. Take our survey to separate the buzz from the real world work already underway at hospitals across the U.S.
social media population health

Melody Smith Jones, manager of connected health at Perficient

By Jessica Davis 01:47 pm February 28, 2017
Social media expert Melody Smith Jones explains what organizations need to do to benefit providers and convert unknown patients into new consumers of healthcare services.

Ginni Rometty speaking at HIMSS17 in Orlando

By Bernie Monegain 10:27 am February 23, 2017
‘In our industry, you have to keep innovating,’ said Rometty about her experience at Big Blue for more than three decades.
Caradigm risk stratification HIMSS17
By Bill Siwicki 02:14 pm February 20, 2017
The population health IT vendor says streamlined enrollment into care management should improve team efficiency and initiation of care.
Salesforce Health Cloud

Salesforce chief medical officer Josh Newman, MD, said the latest version enables providers to focus on 

By Ephraim Schwartz 08:10 am February 20, 2017
The new version also brings analytics and risk stratification capabilities for population health management. 
predictive risk stratification
By Chris Nerney 07:08 am February 17, 2017
The Chicago-based nonprofit’s methodology taps historical claims data along with real-time behavioral and social determinants data to better control costs by identifying patients likely to need care. 
Orion population health HIMSS17

Orion Health vice president Suzanne Cogan said the vendor's population health platform is evolving into a tool for precision health. 

By Bill Siwicki 07:43 am February 16, 2017
The health IT vendor also has its sights set on precision medicine.
Epic Geisinger EHR population

Epic president Carl Dvorak said the deal will help create a community of learning and feedback. 

By Bernie Monegain 10:47 am February 15, 2017
The initiative aims to help Epic shops improve care manager efficiency and compliance with evidence-based clinical best practices.

Cerner President Zane Burke

By Zane Burke 10:02 am February 15, 2017
Patients will always receive care across multiple venues, and that means healthcare providers must learn how to exchange data. Application programming interfaces are the way forward for interoperability.

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