Health IT creates lose-lose situation for physicians February 20, 2017By Keith LoriaPatients are torn between whether they want their physicians to use technology or not. MACRA cuts back health IT criteria for physicians January 25, 2017By Ken TerryMedicare reimbursement reform efforts bring pros and cons for healthcare technology use Why have EHRs failed to deliver their promised efficiency benefits? January 16, 2017By Larry BeresfordWhy has health technology been so slow to deliver on its promised benefits to hospitals and physicians? Four things to know about the 21st Century Cures Act December 14, 2016By Tracey WalkerThe 21st Century Cures Act, a landmark medical research bill, offers healthcare executives a promising future. Four ways demand for healthcare data will grow in 2017 December 09, 2016By Rick Ingraham“Repeal and replace” or “replace and improve” activities on The Hill, though not “business as usual,” won’t necessary slow down data-driven focus areas in healthcare that will continue in 2017. Top problems with EHRs and emerging risks jeopardize care quality December 05, 2016By Bryant FurlowAn ASH presenter describes how better health IT and better institutional practices are necessary to leverage EHRs for quality of care. Remote Patient Monitoring is a Wise Investment for PayersThe results of Geneia’s year-long study – a savings of $8,375 per patient and a slowing of disease progression – demonstrate that remote patient monitoring is a wise investment for payers. Advanced Analytics Improve Physician Engagement and Performance in ACOsHealth plans are using advanced analytics to improve physician engagement,
performance and satisfaction in ACOs and risk-sharing contracts. Payers Can Help with the Joy of MedicinePayers have a direct interest in preserving independent physician practices and
helping all physicians regain the Joy of Medicine. Advanced Analytics Triple Win for PayersThe use of advanced analytics by payers can improve administrative and medical
costs, provider satisfaction and member health.