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    A series of discussions about the role of big data in healthcare, led by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will take place across the nation. more »

    Population health management, EHR optimization, and data integration are still causing trouble for providers, a new survey reveals. EHR interoperability, population health management, and data more »

    CVS Health will charge an additional $15 for prescriptions filled at pharmacies that sell tobacco products. CVS Health will be employing a novel population health more »

    Effective population health management goes far beyond what a healthcare provider can do for a patient in the office, argues Mark B. McClellan, Director of more »

    Accountable care organizations (ACO) in rural areas will be among the first in line to share up to $114 million from the new ACO Investment more »

    Are retail clinics really a viable solution to overcrowded emergency departments packed primary care calendars?  A new study from the American Journal of Managed Care more »

    Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois has started a care coordination and population health management pilot program with the Illinois Gastroenterology Group (IGG) focusing more »

    Population health management is supposed to operate on a relatively large scale: it’s the process of providing interventions to groups of patients who meet certain more »

    There are as many population health management strategies as there are healthcare providers in the United States, each with its own benefits and drawbacks.  While more »

    It may come as no surprise that complex chronic disease management is an expensive proposition for the healthcare industry, but new data from AHRQ finds more »

    The Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes Chicago (ECHO-Chicago), a population health management program centered at the University of Chicago, has received $1.55 million in grant more »

    Providers now have a new clinical data registry option to use for CMS Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) attestation, announced The National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) more »

    Colonoscopies are overused for colorectal cancer screenings in patients with lower risk levels, according to a new study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, more »

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is expanding a health information exchange program with Walgreens, allowing the retail pharmacy chain to provide immunizations to veterans more »

    You already know the importance of leveraging health IT to help improve  the care of patients with one or more chronic conditions. But population health more »

    While it may seem like a tired trope to associate getting older with ever louder complaints about memory loss, researchers at the University of Kentucky more »

    Children’s Medical Center of Dallas has received the AHIMA Grace Award for its innovative efforts to leverage health information management strategies and EHR technology to more »

    A new clinical trial is aiming at discovering how the packaging of medications and instructions provided by pharmacists affect patient adherence.  The STOMPP (Study the more »

    Accountable care organizations (ACOs) have been highly successful at bringing population health management and outcomes-based care to millions of patients across the nation, but they more »

    Digital health entrepreneurs who focus on coveted technologies such as data analytics infrastructure, patient engagement tools, and population health management products are on track to more »

    Accountable care organizations (ACOs) continue to crop up around the country as providers accelerate the shift from pay-for-performance to value-based reimbursements, adding to evidence that more »

    Fitness trackers and smartphone mHealth apps have been enjoying a huge surge in popularity as shiny new technologies attract the consumer eye, but physicians are more »

    Patient engagement isn’t just a key feature of Stage 2 meaningful use: it’s a crucial piece of population health management, chronic disease care, care coordination, more »

    Addressing all three branches of the Triple Aim – reducing cost, improving quality, and raising the level of population health – is a daunting task more »

    As healthcare evolves in the electronic age, the methods for improving its delivery across populations are also evolving. The growth of Population Health Management (PHM), more »