improving care

brain outline made of pills
October 1, 2015 AT 2:50 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The technology borrows from techniques developed by the semiconductor industry decades ago to make transistors--the building blocks of the modern computer. Read more
watson technology
September 18, 2015 AT 10:21 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
New uses of big data will change our understanding of "how we get better and who will make that happen," says Steven Friend of Sage Bionetworks. Read more
doctor looking at large screen
September 18, 2015 AT 10:05 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The very illusion of healthcare's lumbering progress is an opportunity in hiding, says one observer. Read more
cart of apps on smartphone
September 18, 2015 AT 10:04 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The complexity of healthcare procedures and coding, along with misplaced financial incentives, are some of the reasons the process has remained confusing. Read more
jumping a hurdle
August 28, 2015 AT 9:28 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Providers know they need data, and lots of it, to do population health right. But how much is enough? And how do they pull it together? Read more
illustration of a family in a hand
August 28, 2015 AT 9:24 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The precision medicine initiative could yield dramatic new insights, but some argue those insights will come at the expense of more fundamental progress. Read more