Population Health

By Healthcare IT News 02:57 pm January 03, 2017
Session ideas should focus on the cornerstones of population health: data and analytics, care coordination, patient engagement and experience and reimbursement.
By Mike Miliard 01:22 pm January 03, 2017
From program administrators to clinicians at the point of care, a wide range of roles is required for effective population health management; no one vendor can yet optimally serve them all.
St Joseph HealthInfoNet HIE

Jessica Taylor (left) and Amber Sloat of St. Joseph Healthcare use predictive analytics to reduce readmission rates. 

By Jessica Davis 08:21 am December 29, 2016
The hospital and health information exchange leverage predictive analytics to create personalized care regimens that payoff by reducing readmissions and boosting patient outcomes. 

Indiana Biosciences Research Institute CEO David Broecker

By Bernie Monegain 11:14 am December 27, 2016
The Indiana Biosciences Research Institute has unveiled a new effort to understand how type 2 diabetes varies from patient to patient. With access to data on more than 800,000 diabetics, researchers see it as a big step toward new treatments and improved diagnostic tools.
Cleveland Clinic IBM

Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove, MD. 

By Bernie Monegain 10:07 am December 27, 2016
The organizations intend to apply Watson supercomputing capabilities to analyze EHR and claims data alongside social determinants of health to fuel personalized care and population management.
cloud mammography population health

Kathryn Pearson Peyton, MD, lifeIMAGE, where Pearson Peyton now serves as Chair of the Women’s Health Advisory Board at lifeIMAGE and Wyatt Tellis, director of imaging IT solutions in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. 

By Chris Nerney 07:24 am December 27, 2016
It’s personal for Kathryn Pearson Peyton. But the interoperability upside to storing breast cancer images in the cloud could be a boon to earlier detection and reducing unnecessary imaging. 
Cedars-Sinai, Sutter Surescripts

Surescripts CEO Tom Skelton

By Mike Miliard 02:34 pm December 21, 2016
The network enables providers to access clinical records wherever they exist, and to see where patients have historically received care.
Caradigm population health MACRA

Caradigm CEO Neal Singh

By Jack McCarthy 07:13 am December 21, 2016
The company said enhanced versions of its products bring an expanded quality measure library for MIPS, improve care coordination for bundled payments and new tools to analyze care, outcomes and cost.
By Jessica Davis 03:47 pm December 20, 2016
The former HHS Secretary says, "pretending the law never happened is not an option," but that parts of the Affordable Care Act will be repealed, including the individual mandate.
Connected health Eric Topol
By Jack McCarthy 01:27 pm December 20, 2016
Scripps and Walgreens joined forces to conduct the research. Scripps director Eric Topol said it enables them to better understand how mobile devices and apps can help improve behavior and outcomes. 

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