Healthcare Analytics, Population Health Management, Healthcare Big Data
  • Schooling Docs in Population Health Requires Data, Aligned Incentives

    July 26, 2018 - One of the proudest moments in a physician’s life is when he or she crosses the stage to shake hands with faculty and receive the coveted MD degree.  The embossed leatherette folio represents the culmination of years of hard work and academic achievement, and launches the newly-minted doctor into a life-long career of service to the community and the science of clinical...

  • How CVS Specialty Pharmacy Manages Patients with Digital Engagement

    July 23, 2018 - Complex diseases, both chronic and acute, often require significant investments in time and money from the four P’s of healthcare – patients, providers, payers, and pharmacists – to manage in a cost-effective and coordinated manner. Reducing spending and improving outcomes for high-needs patients, especially those who may struggle with medication adherence, should...

  • US Digital Service Revamps CMS, QPP User Experience from the Inside Out

    July 16, 2018 - The notorious inefficiency of the federal government has long been a common complaint for citizens, businesses, and other entities attempting to acquire information, apply for programs, or receive acknowledgement for some achievement. Healthcare professionals are certainly not alone in feeling that government services often fall short of the mark when it comes to user experience,...

  • Can Big Data Solve the Health Insurance Transparency Problem?

    July 10, 2018 - Along with housing, food, and transportation, healthcare is one of the biggest monthly expenses for American families – and the specter of an unexpectedly high bill for a major illness or surgery haunts the tens of millions of individuals currently living paycheck to paycheck. Even non-emergency care that can be planned somewhat in advance, such as a joint replacement, can come...


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Georgetown Offers Brain Cancer Data for Precision Medicine Research

Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center will now make its collection of brain cancer data freely available to precision medicine researchers worldwide. The dataset, called the REpository for Molecular BRAin Neoplasia DaTa...

Population Health, EHR, Analytics Needs Drive Orgs to Consultants

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...

Patient-Centered Medical Homes Key to ACOs, Population Health

Advanced primary care models such as the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) may contribute to improved population health outcomes and lower costs in accountable care organizations (ACOs), according to a recent report from the...

Google-Backed DeepMind Creates Deep Learning CDS for Eye Diseases

Researchers from DeepMind, a UK-based artificial intelligence company owned by Google, are progressing towards a clinical decision support product that can accurately identify more than fifty eye diseases and provide treatment...

Predictive Analytics, EHR Data Identify Appointment No-Shows

Using EHR data, organizations may be able to create predictive analytics models that accurately identify the risk of a patient appointment no-show, according to a new study published in JAMIA. Researchers from Duke University were able to...

Amazon, Google, IBM Pledge Health Data Standards, Interoperability

Half a dozen of the biggest names in technology – Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Salesforce, IBM, and Oracle – have joined together to pledge speedy progress towards true health data interoperability. In a letter issued by the...

Boston Children’s to Sequence DNA of 3000 Chronic Disease Patients

Boston Children’s Hospital has announced that it will offer complete DNA sequencing to 3000 patients with epilepsy and inflammatory bowel disease in an effort to target treatments and accelerate medical research. The initiative will...

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