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May 26, 2017 AT 12:00 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
To accelerate the adoption of new care delivery methods, say two innovation experts, we will need to embrace new strategies for collecting evidence outcomes, new ways to experiment and new incentive and education efforts. Read more
May 26, 2017 AT 11:07 AM | Mike Boswood, President and CEO, Truven Health Analytics
The new model for care coordination and management is labor-intensive and expensive, says one stakeholder, but it is also key to succeeding in value-based care. Read more
May 25, 2017 AT 3:11 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Almost one-third of both device makers and healthcare organizations say no one person or function in their organizations is primarily responsible for medical device security. Read more
May 23, 2017 AT 8:00 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The survey is part of a Health is Primary communications campaign advocating the values of family medicine and demonstrating the benefits of primary care. Read more
May 23, 2017 AT 3:09 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
AMIA also said the FCC should tap into the work done by the National Institutes of Standards & Technology to address privacy and security concerns about sharing and accessing health data online. Read more
May 22, 2017 AT 9:36 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Among the CVS innovations are text message reminders not only when it’s time for a refill and when prescriptions are ready for pickup but also for other services the clinics offer, such as blood-glucose testing for diabetics or vaccinations. Read more
May 19, 2017 AT 12:17 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Translating delivery research into implementation know-how and excellence in execution does occur in the US healthcare system, but it is not yet a pervasive capability. Some stakeholders are trying to change that. Read more
May 19, 2017 AT 9:43 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
EHRs could use voice and visual recognition via computer recording capabilities to automatically take notes and follow commands, suggest some providers. Read more
May 16, 2017 AT 9:36 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Early AI applications will address cases like determining the prognostic impact of stroke, identifying fractures in the emergency room and tracking how tumors grow or shrink after the administration of novel therapies. Read more
May 16, 2017 AT 9:36 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Understanding what disease drivers are and identifying better treatments that have worked previously can really change the course of treatment, says one precision medicine expert. Read more