health management

Top 5 consumer health concernsA new survey from consumer health companies has revealing findings about American health and well-being.
Bariatric surgery costs vs. benefits: Plan coverage considerationsFrom a healthcare perspective, bariatric surgery is considered one of the most effective options for short-term and sustained weight loss. But does the investment pay off?
Top drivers of diabetes care costsHow much does diabetes cost the healthcare system and what's driving cost increases? Find out.
Remote monitoring of diabetics: Applications and reimbursementHere’s how remote monitoring works to improve diabetic patient care, and a look at whether payers are paying for it.
Put drug development to work for diabetic patientsAlthough the diabetes pipeline is not large, we continue to have progress in meeting the unmet needs of patients with diabetes.
Dementia costs surpass those of all other diseases
Dementia costs surpass those of all other diseasesShared resources, specialized drugs key to curbing costs
Effective population health management involves more than just dataA common question facing healthcare executives is how to get started with population health management. Here are steps and strategies critical to success.
Health plan executives' top population health prioritiesHere's how four plans are using the management strategy to improve quality, reduce costs.
Preventive services: An underutilized resource
Preventive services: An underutilized resourceThese services can detect diseases earlier and prevent them altogether, but rates are lagging behind where they should be.
New cancer care challenges emergeCaring for survivors and finding best practices for new treatments