Population Health

Scanning Viral Genes Isn’t Sci-Fi, We Just Haven’t Made It Reality Yet

2019-04-16T11:06:58-04:00

By The Medical Futurist | April 13, 2019 Interview with Andrew Hessel, CEO of Humane Genomics Where is synthetic biology heading? What is cellular agriculture? Why will companies pay people soon to get their genomes sequenced? Is it likely that human-made viruses going to destroy the world? We had a [...]

Scanning Viral Genes Isn’t Sci-Fi, We Just Haven’t Made It Reality Yet2019-04-16T11:06:58-04:00

The No. 1 takeaway from the 2019 JP Morgan Healthcare Conference: It’s the Platform, Stupid

2019-01-13T22:53:12-04:00

By Dan Michelson, Contributor, Becker's Hospital Review | January 11, 2019 If you want to understand the shifting sands of healthcare, you'll find no better place than the nonprofit provider track during the infamous JP Morgan Healthcare Conference that took place this week in San Francisco. Over 40,000 players were [...]

The No. 1 takeaway from the 2019 JP Morgan Healthcare Conference: It’s the Platform, Stupid2019-01-13T22:53:12-04:00

Precision Medicine is “Not at Loggerheads” with Population Health

2019-01-13T11:44:10-04:00

By Arundhati Parmar, MedCity News | January 10, 2018 The founding dean of the nation's first college of population health explains that precision medicine and population health are in reality synergistic concepts. Precision medicine is using knowledge about a person’s genetic code to tailor treatments to that individual for the [...]

Precision Medicine is “Not at Loggerheads” with Population Health2019-01-13T11:44:10-04:00

Population Health, EHR, Analytics Needs Drive Orgs to Consultants

2018-08-19T07:50:18-04:00

By Jennifer Bresnick, HealthIT Analytics | August 15, 2018 Health IT consultants are reaping significant financial rewards as provider organizations seek to bulk up their population health management technologies and big data analytics toolkits, according to a new survey from Black Book Market Research. As pressure to engage in data-driven [...]

Population Health, EHR, Analytics Needs Drive Orgs to Consultants2018-08-19T07:50:18-04:00

Move Over Risk Scores, What Healthcare Needs Now Is Risk Science

2018-08-12T08:17:26-04:00

By John Supra and Shrujan Amin, Healthcare IT News | August 6, 2018 Risk science is an emerging requirement for value-based care and population health programs. “What’s their risk score?” That’s a natural question to ask when a discussion arises concerning patient risk. Unfortunately, it’s also how most conversations both start [...]

Move Over Risk Scores, What Healthcare Needs Now Is Risk Science2018-08-12T08:17:26-04:00

Walgreens Digital Health Tool to Drive Patient Care Access

2018-08-12T08:31:25-04:00

By Sara Health, Patient EngagementHIT | August 1, 2018 The Walgreens Find Care Now tool will help patients view different care site options, ideally easing patient care access. Walgreens is stepping into the digital and connect health industry with the launch of its Find Care Now platform, a tool aimed [...]

Walgreens Digital Health Tool to Drive Patient Care Access2018-08-12T08:31:25-04:00

Insurers Deploy Data to Advance Population Health Management

2018-07-24T15:40:19-04:00

By Steven Ross Johnson, Modern Healthcare | July 21, 2018 In 2016, Magellan Health launched an initiative aimed at preventing suicide among its Medicaid beneficiaries in Maricopa County, Ariz. The results have been remarkable—suicides fell 67% in the first three months. The managed-care organization achieved that by not only providing [...]

Insurers Deploy Data to Advance Population Health Management2018-07-24T15:40:19-04:00

How Engagement, Platform Design Impact Digital Behavioral Interventions

2018-07-03T17:39:41-04:00

By Dave Muoio, MobiHealth News | June 29, 2018 Online social networks are becoming an increasingly prevalent strategy for public health and other stakeholders to cut down unhealthy behaviors. Whether they’re built for a mainstream audience or to address the issues of a focused patient population, these digital communities all [...]

How Engagement, Platform Design Impact Digital Behavioral Interventions2018-07-03T17:39:41-04:00

Barriers Specialists Face in Population Health Management

2018-06-28T10:01:50-04:00

By Charles Saunders, MedCity News | June 27, 2018 As providers and payers shift to new ways of measuring and compensating for the cost and quality of patient care, population health management has become a primary mechanism for making the transition sustainably. With the rise of value-based care, payers increasingly [...]

Barriers Specialists Face in Population Health Management2018-06-28T10:01:50-04:00

Next-gen Population Health: mHealth, Social Determinants, Prescriptive Analytics

2018-06-26T19:31:22-04:00

Bill Siwicki, Healthcare IT News | June 25, 2018 Experts share insights about where pop health technology and tools are headed in the immediate future. Population health is increasingly viewed as a key to the successful delivery of healthcare in the future, especially as more hospitals and health systems fall [...]

Next-gen Population Health: mHealth, Social Determinants, Prescriptive Analytics2018-06-26T19:31:22-04:00