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August 21, 2014 AT 9:19 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The goal is to develop a platform that covers the continuum of care, from post-discharge to chronic care management to health and wellness. READ MORE
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Worried young doctor
August 21, 2014 AT 9:18 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Among other studies, a recent RAND corporation survey found that meaningful use requirements for interoperability were "watered down" and promoted adoption of current technology instead of promoting emerging products. READ MORE
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Mobile phones
August 21, 2014 AT 9:16 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Providers still primarily running fee-for-service businesses could trail in the adoption of mHealth for preventing readmissions, but CMS penalties could quickly change that. READ MORE
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August 20, 2014 AT 5:04 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Keys to successful programs include a defined need, careful planning and obvious benefits for patients, caregivers, communities and payers. READ MORE
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August 20, 2014 AT 5:03 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Baby Boomers are realizing the limitations of current healthcare models, so they must champion new ones. READ MORE
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doctor idea model
August 13, 2014 AT 8:55 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Among others, Google continues to expand its health-related offerings, with new services including psychotherapy, physical therapy, palliative medicine and nutrition. READ MORE
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social health
August 12, 2014 AT 11:09 PM | Mary-Sara Jones, Contributing Writer
Medical advances alone won't help us achieve the well-being of communities. Connecting healthcare with social determinants of health is key. READ MORE
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change
August 12, 2014 AT 7:34 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
If there's one thing constant in healthcare, these days, it's change. Providers are being driven to transform the way they deliver care, with programs such as meaningful use and ICD-10 as just a couple drivers. READ MORE
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social media
August 12, 2014 AT 7:26 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
While the flexibility of social media makes them an exciting tool for healthcare organizations, having a clear strategy is critical. READ MORE
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innovation
August 12, 2014 AT 1:36 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Among the goals is to learn whether investment in things such as coordination nurses, computers, new payment incentives, home caregivers and other changes ultimately saves more than it costs. READ MORE
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