Commentary: Population health demands all-hands-on-deck approach

16. September 2016 Health 0
Hospital CEOs and CFOs must align with Chief Data Officers, Chief Patient Experience Officers, Chief Clinical Transformation Officers and others for population health management programs to succeed. Doctors, nurses and patients are all critical as well.  Powered by WPeMatico

HHS awards over $87 million for health centers’ IT enhancements

16. September 2016 EHR, EMR, Health, HIPAA 0
Today, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced more than $87 million in funding for 1,310 health centers in every U.S. state, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and the Pacific Basin. “Health centers across the country are instrumental in providing high-quality, comprehensive primary health care to millions of people,” ...

HHS gives $87 million to boost health center IT

15. September 2016 Health 0
Money from MACRA, the first direct investment in health center IT since the days of HITECH, will go toward value-based care, data exchange, clinical decision support, patient engagement, and more. Powered by WPeMatico

Pop Health Forum 2016 recap

15. September 2016 Health 0
The second Pop Health Forum 2016 took place this week in Chicago with expert speakers, panelists and healthcare professionals discussing pressing issues, from analytics to chronic care management to telehealth. Here’s a roundup of what happened.  Powered by WPeMatico