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Population Health Management

Real-Time Data Plays Key Role in Population Health for PBMs

February 14, 2019 - Real-time data access is a core component of industry efforts to improve price transparency, ensure medication adherence, and support ongoing efforts to improve population health. At an educational session held during HIMSS19, top executives from some of the nation’s largest pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), e-prescription enablers. and payers stressed the importance of enabling...


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Improving Outcomes, Business Intelligence Top Priorities for Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

Leveraging data and health IT tools to improve outcomes and deliver actionable business intelligence are among the healthcare industry’s highest priorities for 2019, according to this year’s HIMSS US Leadership and Workforce...

Google’s Verily to Open Data-Driven Opioid Treatment Center

by Jennifer Bresnick

Verily, the health data innovation company owned by Google parent company Alphabet, is developing a physical campus dedicated to opioid treatment with a data-driven twist. The OneFifteen project, a “not-for-profit healthcare...

Providence St. Joseph Spins Off Population Health Company

by Jennifer Bresnick

Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH), the third-largest non-profit health system in the country, has announced the launch of a new population health company called Ayin Health Solutions. The new company will leverage PSJH’s learnings...

Best in KLAS Business Intelligence Tools, EHRs Offer Deep Insights

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare organizations browsing this year’s Best in KLAS rankings will see a number of familiar names among the winners, with Epic Systems sweeping the Overall Product Suite category for the ninth year in a row. The Verona,...

NIH Integrates Fitbit Data into “All of Us” Research Program

by Jennifer Bresnick

Participants in the NIH All of Us research program can now volunteer their FitBit data to better inform the national population health research initiative. Digital health technologies, including Internet of Things (IoT) devices such as...

Value-Based Hospitals More Likely to Adopt Population Health Tools

by Jessica Kent

Hospitals participating in value-based care models are investing more than their peers in health IT solutions to help support population health management, data analytics, and care coordination capabilities, according to a Deloitte...

NorthShore to Add Genomic Data to Primary Care for 10K Patients

by Jennifer Bresnick

Illinois-based NorthShore University HealthSystem is partnering with Color to bring genomic data into the decision-making process for primary care. The DNA10K initiative will engage more than 10,000 patients to integrate genomic testing...

Microsoft, Walgreens to Leverage AI for Retail-Style Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

Microsoft and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) are collaborating to apply artificial intelligence to the challenges of developing retail-style healthcare interactions. The two companies will work together to create innovative,...

23andMe, Lark Health Join Genetics, AI, Diabetes Prevention

by Jennifer Bresnick

Consumer genetic test company 23andMe has announced a partnership with Lark Health, provider of AI-driven health coaching programs, to allow consumers to use genetic test results to inform their approach to wellness. The...

Which Population Health IT Vendors Offer Strong Partnerships?

by Jennifer Bresnick

Developing a comprehensive, effective population health management (PHM) program is often a long and challenging journey – one that requires healthcare providers to forge strong partnership with their technology vendors. In order to...

Cerner Offers New Clinical Decision Support Toolkit for Opioid Safety

by Jennifer Bresnick

In 2016, just under 50,000 people died of an opioid-related overdose. Illegal substances such as heroin and fentanyl have taken an increasingly heavy toll on public health since the middle of the decade. But the National Institutes of...

IoT Adoption Tracks with Increased Spending on Population Health

by Jennifer Bresnick

The Internet of Things (IoT) is getting bigger every day as consumers and providers continue to adopt smart technologies and devices at a rapid clip. From wearable fitness trackers to ingestible sensors tucked into tiny pills, the IoT is...

HHS Calls for Public Comment on Pain Management Draft Framework

by Jennifer Bresnick

HHS has released a draft report proposing recommendations to improve the nation’s pain management strategies and reduce the devastating impact of improperly used opioids on population health. The report, published by the Pain...

Walgreens, Google’s Verily Partner on Chronic Disease Management

by Jennifer Bresnick

Walgreens Boots Alliance and Verily, a healthcare company owned by Google’s parent entity Alphabet, have announced a collaboration on multiple projects intended to improve chronic disease management and reduce healthcare...

US Patients See Rising Burdens of Mental Health, Chronic Disease

by Jennifer Bresnick

Mental health issues, behavioral health concerns, and chronic diseases are on the rise for individuals in the United States, creating significant challenges for healthcare providers in many regions of the country, according to the United...

Top 3 Priorities for Health Data Governance, Management in 2019

by Jennifer Bresnick

With January rapidly approaching, health data governance gurus and HIM professionals only have a few days left to get their 2019 New Year’s resolutions in order. Whether it’s a new clean-inbox policy or a membership to the...

NCQA Launches Two New Population Health Management Programs

by Jessica Kent

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has launched two new population health management programs designed to assess and support organizations as they deliver holistic patient care. NCQA’s Population Health Program...

Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Basics Lead Top 10 Stories of 2018

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare professionals gearing up for a data-driven 2019 have spent the past year equipping themselves with the knowledge they need to succeed in a heavily digital environment. Readers of HealthITAnalytics.com couldn’t get enough...

UX, AI, and Amazon: Top 5 Healthcare Predictions for 2019

by Jennifer Bresnick

2018 was nothing if not eventful for the healthcare industry, and 2019 is already shaping up to be more of the same.  Between the federal urgency around enabling patient access to health data, the meteoric rise of artificial...

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