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. 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. EHR vendors to D.C.: Onslaught of regulations hurting progress October 25, 2016By Joseph BurnsThe healthcare information technology (HIT) marketplace—not Congress—should solve the problems with technology to aid physicians, according to electronic health record (EHR) vendors. 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. Top tech needs for value-minded executives April 23, 2016By Patrick DunhamHere are the top ways to strengthen health information technology to advance value-based, quality care. Opinion: 4 reasons payers need serious tech upgrades April 22, 2016By Craig KastenWhile payers have worked to add technology capabilities along the way, these additions are merely bandages on top of a system that simply isn’t designed to do what the modern world demands. Reducing hospital admissions: The new goal for HIT December 03, 2015By Karen Handmaker MPPIn today’s world of value-based care, having a high volume of inpatients means something is broken in the healthcare system. Here's how technology is helping fix it. Now is the opportune time for pop health management December 03, 2015By Jerry ShultzAs technology has evolved, the potential of population health management as a tool to improve quality and reduce costs has expanded.