disease management

Five technologies to transform healthcareFive healthcare tech trends that will make chronic care management a part of patients’ daily lives.
Top online resources patients are using to aid in healthcareA poll by Morning Consult on behalf of University of Phoenix, has revealing results about online health resources.
ACA uncertainty impacts rate of insured: What health execs should knowA Gallup-Healthways poll shows it will be important to monitor the uninsured trends in the coming months as the ACA hangs in the balance.
Legislation Benefits Patients in Medically Underserved Communities
Legislation Benefits Patients in Medically Underserved CommunitiesPharmacists could become providers helping serve patients with limited healthcare access.
How to get your patients on board with disease management
How to get your patients on board with disease managementIt’s frustrating when patients don’t follow recommendations. These tips may get them on track.
The transformation of pharmacy in a rapidly changing retail environmentKey trends point to a collaboration between pharmacies and healthcare stakeholders that will shape better delivery of patient education, adherence support, and financial assistance.
Transition of care: The challenge for pharmacistsPharmacists need to own this service. The survival of the profession may depend on it.
Lens extraction should be considered for PACGLens extraction for PACG results in good long-term control of IOP, and should be considered among the armamentarium of approaches to treat PACG.
Some hospitals not prepared for potential Ebola patientsAs healthcare workers in West Africa battle against Ebola, some experts in the United States question whether American hospitals would be able to protect their employees and the public should the disease.
Moderate-risk individuals deserve more than moderate attention
Moderate-risk individuals deserve more than moderate attentionFocusing attention on these individuals can bring both short-term and long-term clinical and economic benefits