What does it take to get a population health project approved?

In summary, the benefits of PHM can reduce the severity of disease and the overall costs of care. Success includes the right project scope, the right kind of data, the appropriate technology and the best mix of people.

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Connected Health – Connecting patients and care teams for improved outcomes, experience and efficiency

The patient is forced to be the middleman communicating between the two providers. They can do this via use of each provider’s separate portal and manually share the data with the other provider.

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Patients and Providers Benefit from Expanded Access to Healthcare Data

Ultimately, this helps reduce the total cost of care by decreasing the number of emergency department visits and hospitals admissions associated with poorly controlled chronic diseases.

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Recognizing the barriers facing technology and its impact in value-based healthcare

As the idea of value over volume inundates the healthcare sector, the success of disruptive technology hinges on its ability to provide direction and impact in the value shift. Unfortunately, we can miss the boat on leveraging technology for meaningful impact because we overlook foundational steps: collaboration and communication, measuring meaningful impact and building alignment across multiple facets of healthcare.

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US HealthCenter: Providing Value-Based Care with Advanced Analytics Resolution

USHC has taken health risk analytics to a new level using a proprietary best-evidenced third-party validated scientific process that analyzes disease risk, claims, provider performance, future forecasts, and value-based reimbursement with significant accuracy in identifying and preventing major medical costs.

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Technology Adoption: A Call for Back-to-the-Basics Approach

One study conducted across over 30 hospitals and thousands of medical-surgical nurses revealed that only 20% of a nurse’s time is available for direct patient interaction.

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How Healthcare is Taking the First Steps to Embrace Consumerism?

By Rich Temple, CIO, Deborah Heart and Lung Center As healthcare continues to rapidly evolve and patients and families increasingly

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The Steele Institute for Health Innovation at Geisinger

  By Karen Murphy, PhD, RN, Executive Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, Geisinger   Geisinger is an integrated health care

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