• insights
  • Johnson & Johnson and IBM's newly-formed Watson Health unit intend to use advanced data analysis and insights to help develop personalized patient engagement and coaching solutions that span consumer wellness and chronic condition management. (jnj.com)
  • Combining Watson's deep cognitive insights with the consumer expertise and broad health care and life sciences portfolio of Johnson & Johnson, creates a unique combination that can help solve some of the world's biggest health and wellness challenges. (jnj.com)
  • We are enthusiastic about the potential of addressing some of health care's most challenging issues by applying the key insights from the first phase of our collaboration to additional surgical areas and the management of chronic conditions," said Len Greer, president of Johnson & Johnson Health and Wellness Solutions. (jnj.com)
  • Improve spend with insights. (optum.com)
  • CORUS also analyzes and delivers early and actionable insights to increase the cost efficiency of UPMC's processes. (marketwatch.com)
  • He describes the pediatric health system as "data rich and information rich, but not rich in insights. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • payers
  • With respect to our hospitals and outpatient facilities, we seek to offer superior quality and patient services to meet community needs, to make capital and other investments in our facilities and technology to remain competitive, to recruit and retain physicians, to expand our outpatient business, and to negotiate favorable contracts with managed care and other commercial payers. (dailystocks.com)
  • Tonic's best-in-class platform allows large health systems, payers and pharmaceutical companies to more effectively capture, analyze and report on patient-reported information using a simple, visually engaging digital experience, instead of less efficient and often error-prone paper forms and surveys. (prnewswire.com)
  • Armed with this knowledge, payers, doctors and clinicians can look for patients who fit the higher risk profile for developing hypoglycemia and create a different treatment plan to help improve their health outcomes. (accenture.com)
  • clinicians
  • ProACT' is just one example of how this can be achieved by providing a unified approach to integrated care, centred on the patient at home with support from caregivers, social care workers, community based GPs, pharmacists and hospital based clinicians. (tcd.ie)
  • Customised interfaces will allow patients and their network of carers, GPs, pharmacists and hospital-based clinicians to access the system via their tablet, smartphone or computer, in order to input and access relevant information from one centralised location for the support of home-based, digital integrated healthcare. (tcd.ie)
  • HIE systems facilitate the efforts of physicians and clinicians to meet high standards of patient care through electronic participation in a patient's continuity of care with multiple providers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centers for Medi
  • Within the executive branch, the administration itself, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) each have strategic plans and are involved in determining regulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Along with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the payment system is accepted by 16 other health care coverage programs in the US. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Affordable Care Act mandated the creation of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) as part of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Healthcare providers and hospital systems are actively trying to make their approach to care more consumer-centric and to understand their patients in new ways," said John E. Kelly III, IBM senior vice president, solutions portfolio and research. (jnj.com)
  • UPMC is honored to accept the Microsoft Health Innovation Award, which recognizes our effort to identify and address operational inefficiencies and to lower the total cost of care while still improving quality and clinical outcomes for our patients,' said Robert DeMichiei, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of UPMC, which is an investor in Health Catalyst. (marketwatch.com)
  • Care for patients with two or more chronic diseases is frequently repetitive and inefficient, involving multiple appointments that are often inconvenient and burdensome. (tcd.ie)
  • This poorly integrated and coordinated care has a range of negative consequences for the health and quality of life of patients and their carers, but also at a broader societal level in terms of healthcare resources. (tcd.ie)
  • Leveraging workflow enabled by health IT, MetroHealth also more than doubled the number of HIV and HCV screenings for at-risk patients, according to HIMSS. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • As an integrated care delivery network serving patients regardless of their ability to pay, MetroHealth's commitment to prevention and chronic disease management is critical to avoid hospitalizations and reduce costs," said Jonathan French, director of quality and patient safety at HIMSS North America. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • French continued, "MetroHealth demonstrates how IT can be leveraged to improve the health of the most at-risk patients in the Cleveland area while at the same time being responsible stewards of the public funding they receive from Cuyahoga County. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • The Davies Committee and HIMSS congratulate the team members of The MetroHealth System of Cleveland on receiving the Davies Award as recognition of their utilization of information technology to improve the health outcomes of underserved patients in Northeast Ohio. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • The goal is the same across all projects: deliver increased value to patients and the health care system by focusing on working to improve quality and outcomes in the context of total health care costs. (pharmiweb.com)
  • Planned research will identify patients whose serious medical conditions are likely to result in an adverse patient outcome, which may lead to development of algorithms that can predict risk and drive to early intervention. (pharmiweb.com)
  • It is our hope that this collaboration with Humana, a first of its kind for Amgen, will cultivate value-based, integrated approaches to care that will focus on patients and benefit the healthcare system more broadly. (pharmiweb.com)
  • Tonic offers patients and staff an engaging, interactive experience for capturing any type of health information from any device in any setting, plus real-time analytics to make that information actionable when and where it's needed most. (prnewswire.com)
  • This is a ground-breaking insight in treating diabetes patients that is invaluable in informing Type 2 diabetes treatment and care in the future. (accenture.com)
  • Glooko, Inc provides a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application and accompanying mobile app for diabetes patients and their healthcare providers in the United States and internationally. (wikipedia.org)
  • An mHealth, Telemedicine and Population Management offering, Glooko is an FDA 510(k) cleared, HIPPA-compliant, unified diabetes management platform that is used by both patients and their Health Care Providers (HCP). (wikipedia.org)
  • method of exchanging patients' health information accounts for approximately $17,160 of expenses annually for a single-clinician practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a federated model each health care provider is responsible for maintaining the records of their individual patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nobel, a surgeon and inventor, designed and patented MAX in 1965 while a resident at Pennsylvania Hospital, in order to speed the delivery of emergency cardiopulmonary care to patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • OCM is part of a general move away from the FFS model, "which pays doctors and hospitals according to the number of procedures they do, toward value-based care, which pays based on what helps patients get better. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over this five-year period, it is estimated that the model will be used for $6 billion spent on medical care to 155,000 patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients receive continuous and coordinated care by a team of providers within their medical home and have access to both primary and specialty care services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Optum
  • The current largest players in the market are medical consulting and medical software companies (IBM Corporation, SAS Institute, Inc. Optum, Inc, Truven Health Analytics Inc., Cerner Corporation, and McKesson Corporation) who have the ability to extend their reach with already existing customers. (wikipedia.org)
  • acute care hospital
  • In addition, at December 31, 2012, our subsidiaries operated a long-term acute care hospital and owned or leased and operated 30 medical office buildings, all of which were located on, or nearby, our hospital campuses. (dailystocks.com)
  • MetroHealth is an integrated health system with an acute care hospital housing Cuyahoga County's only verified Level I Adult Trauma Center and Burn Center, a skilled nursing facility and 20 locations throughout the community. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • 2017
  • The ONC is working to develop a policy advisory for health information exchange by 2017 that will define and outline basic expectations for trading partners around health information exchange, interoperability and the exchange of information. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of June 30, 2017, Humana has 1.8 million individual Medicare Advantage members and 142,000 commercial members who are cared for by 50,700 primary care providers, in more than 900 value-based relationships across 43 states and Puerto Rico. (pharmiweb.com)
  • In May 2017 he was appointed as a Clinical Professor at the Yale School of Public Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of March 18, 2017[ref], OCM is being utilized by 190 healthcare provider groups, which include over 3,000 physicians in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • ON June 5, 2017, United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin announced that the VA's electronic medical recordkeeping will be subsumed into the Department of Defense's Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (AHLTA) system, with the work contracted out to Cerner. (wikipedia.org)
  • management
  • improve communications, outcomes and situational management at the point of care. (prweb.com)
  • UPMC and Health Catalyst won for their use of the Health Catalyst CORUS Suite, a cost-management system co-developed by these two partners and based on Microsoft technology that has saved the health system millions of dollars. (marketwatch.com)
  • ProACT' when complete will be the first cloud based, digital solution of its kind in Ireland and Europe to specifically support home based integrated care and management for older adults (aged 65 and over) with multiple chronic health conditions. (tcd.ie)
  • More than 70% of healthcare costs are spent on the management of chronic diseases with an overall expenditure in the EU of €700 billion annually. (tcd.ie)
  • Cleveland, Ohio-based MetroHealth System has been named a 2015 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award recipient by the Healthcare Information Management and System Society (HIMSS) for the health system's use of health information technology (IT) to substantially improve patient outcomes and achieve return on investment. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • In 2006, SHPS introduced its enhanced health management delivery model. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also, in 2007, SHPS' Landacorp division released its CareRadius product suite, intended to simplify complex medical management processes and enable health plans to simplify work flow, improve health outcomes, and lower costs. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2008, SHPS launched its next-generation wellness solution, an internally developed wellness program delivered on the same platform as its other health management solutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • A set of distinctive skills valued across sectors, such as quantitative analytics, strategic planning and stakeholder management Contextual intelligence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Known as 'corporate wellbeing' outside the US, workplace wellness often comprises activities such as health education, medical screenings, weight management programs, on-site fitness programs or facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Identify
  • Identify gaps in care. (optum.com)
  • David Archer and Alex Cameron in their 2008 book Collaborative Leadership: How to succeed in an interconnected world, identify the basic task of the collaborative leader as the delivery of results across boundaries between different organisations. (wikipedia.org)
  • quality
  • We are committed to providing the communities our hospitals, outpatient centers and other health care facilities serve with high quality, cost-effective health care while growing our business, increasing our profitability and creating long-term value for our shareholders. (dailystocks.com)
  • Quality and performance improvement initiatives are driving significant changes in the United States healthcare system. (nursingworld.org)
  • The goals of these quality initiatives mirror the National Quality Strategy's three aims which developed out of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's triple aim of improving the patient care experience, improving the population's health, and reducing healthcare costs. (nursingworld.org)
  • Children's Healthcare needs to build analytics capacity to measure quality outcomes, financial performance and overall population health. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • The rising cost of disease is challenging the sustainability of our health care system in the U.S., and is motivating innovators to urgently develop new therapeutic options and partner on opportunities to improve the quality and efficiency of care and reduce financial burden to the system,' said Joshua Ofman, M.D., M.S.H.S., senior vice president of Global Value, Access & Policy at Amgen. (pharmiweb.com)
  • As a collaborative partner within the healthcare system, Amgen believes that engaging in value-based programs with stakeholders creates mutually beneficial opportunities to improve costs, quality of care and the patient experience. (pharmiweb.com)
  • ECRI Institute has been designated as an Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) with the U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) since 1997. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient Safety and Quality Membership programs and other resources to help improve patient safety, ensure quality, and manage enterprise-wide risks. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization is responsible for performing the technical work of developing and maintaining AHRQ's support for National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC), a database of clinical practice guidelines, and the National Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC), a database of evidence-based healthcare quality measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • The program requires that practices report the outcome of their treatments and compares that to quality metrics to determine the level of reimbursement to the practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is a multidisciplinary field that uses health information technology (HIT) to improve health care via any combination of higher quality, higher efficiency (spurring lower cost and thus greater availability), and new opportunities. (wikipedia.org)
  • hospitals
  • VISTA supports the clinical, administrative, and financial operations of over 1700 hospitals and clinics of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). (wikipedia.org)
  • VA hospitals using VistA are one of only thirteen hospital systems that have achieved the qualifications for HIMSS stage 7, the highest level of electronic health record integration, while a non-VA hospital using VistA is one of only 42 US hospitals that has achieved HIMSS stage 6. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1,000
  • ACT Health IT will look to attract and recruit 1,000 or more healthcare professional trainees, access best practices, subject matter expertise and trainees from a wide range of healthcare professionals in the five-state area, design training that is portable, effective and appropriate for scalability and sharing of resources upon project completion. (normandale.edu)
  • The firm also grew to over 1,000 employees and over 2,800 health care and higher education members. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • The plan is intended "to provide clarity in federal policies, programs, and actions and includes strategies to align program requirements, harmonize and simplify regulations, and aims to help health IT users to advance the learning health system to achieve better health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through the new 'ProACT' system a range of new and existing care applications, sensors and healthcare technology devices will be linked. (tcd.ie)
  • As we move beyond adoption to a learning health system where information is available when and where it matters most, it is important to ensure greater care coordinator at the community level. (normandale.edu)
  • In his CIO role, he oversees clinical I.T.-whose core is an integrated clinical and financial system from Epic. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • The health system-which also runs a 1.3 million member health plan-has used a best-of-breed approach as it automates operations. (healthdatamanagement.com)
  • Established in 1837, The MetroHealth System has provided healthcare for the Cleveland community for their most basic health needs and through national crises, such as the outbreak of tuberculosis and the polio epidemic, according to HIMSS. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • We are excited to enter into this enterprise-wide contract with Providence St. Joseph Health, a progressive health system with a shared vision of delivering a superior patient care experience," said Sterling Lanier , CEO of Tonic Health. (prnewswire.com)
  • The patient reported outcomes initiative spans a range of clinical institutes across the seven state health system, including Neurosciences, Orthopedic & Sports Medicine, Oncology, Cardiovascular and Digestive Health. (prnewswire.com)
  • He has published on a range of topics in global health and development, with a special focus on the economics, financing, and policies for infectious diseases (HIV, Hepatitis C, malaria), nutrition, and broader health system reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Oncology Care Model (OCM) is an episode-based payment system developed by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was created to test new "payment and delivery system models" to be used by "Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children's Health Insurance Program. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Congress has mandated the VA keep the veterans health record in a single, authoritative, lifelong system in VISTA. (wikipedia.org)
  • The VistA electronic medical records system is estimated to improve efficiency by 6% per year, and the monthly cost of the EHR is offset by eliminating the cost of even a few unnecessary tests or admissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The system collects the health status of users and exchange information with cloud expert system or doctors to facilitate elderly peoples life, especially for those with chronic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • capabilities
  • Johnson & Johnson is committed to harnessing the power of technology and our unique capabilities to solve the most significant challenges in health care," said Sandi Peterson, Johnson & Johnson Group Worldwide Chairman. (jnj.com)
  • North Carolina-based Duke Health has become the first U.S. healthcare institution to be awarded the highest honor for analytic capabilities by HIMSS Analytics. (healthcare-informatics.com)
  • systems
  • This relationship with IBM would enable us to work with health systems in new ways that build on a more integrated view of patient care to improve outcomes. (jnj.com)
  • The projects span the information systems life cycle: some are well established and continuing to improve, others have been recently implemented, and still others planned for implementation in the near future. (nursingworld.org)
  • Minnesota is a strong leader in healthcare improvement and will benefit immensely from this workforce training program that will integrate our people, process, systems and innovations," said Sunny Ainley, associate dean, Normandale Community College . (normandale.edu)
  • As individuals move through health care systems, they interact with health care providers and this interaction produces health information. (wikipedia.org)
  • HIE provides the capability to electronically move clinical information among different health care information systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the mid-1990s he led the Bank's efforts to assist Latin American countries, including Argentina, with reform of their health insurance systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • A number of healthcare provider groups have announced that they have developed systems of reporting specifically designed for oncology to meet the demands of OCM and its EHR requirements. (wikipedia.org)
  • HWLA provides health care coverage expansion to uninsured individuals and attempts to stabilize safety net provider systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • PRNewswire
  • BOSTON, and SALT LAKE CITY, March 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC and Health Catalyst today announced that they have been named joint recipients of Microsoft Corp.'s 2018 Health Innovation Awards. (marketwatch.com)
  • Affordable Care Act
  • This idea was advanced by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which was signed into law on March 23, 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • The payment model went into operation in July 2016, and barring changes to the Affordable Care Act, is slated to run until 2021. (wikipedia.org)
  • LIHPs operate at the local level and are administered by the LADHS.6 As the country awaits the full implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in 2014, LIHPs in California assist counties in providing insurance for their uninsured population. (wikipedia.org)
  • creates
  • CellTrak VisitManager™ fundamentally transforms how field staff delivers care, improves compliance and creates added time for more visits. (prweb.com)
  • Solutions
  • As a first step, Johnson & Johnson envisions the launch of next-generation health and wellness coaching solutions centered on preoperative and postoperative patient care for joint replacement and spine surgeries. (jnj.com)
  • CellTrak Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of mobile healthcare solutions for Hospice and Homecare is pleased to announce the availability of their next generation in mobile platform technology. (prweb.com)
  • Multiple disciplines from your care team can communicate directly and deliver information securely and effortlessly with CellTrak solutions. (prweb.com)
  • Improving personal health and optimizing healthcare spending "ADP Completes Acquisition of the Human Resource Solutions Subsidiary of SHPS, Inc". Retrieved 30 March 2015. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some of these include third-parties solutions like Archway Health, Cota Healthcare, Flatiron Health, McKesson Specialty Health, and Navigating Cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • diabetes
  • The first phase of the research programme will target integrated care for diabetes, chronic heart disease, congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and age related cognitive decline. (tcd.ie)
  • Efforts
  • emerging to provide both form and function for health information exchange efforts, both on independent and governmental or regional levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • In May 2016, Hecht founded Pharos Global Health Advisors, whose mission is to improve global health outcomes by applying analytics and policy dialogue so that international leaders make sound and efficient decisions in the allocation of scarce resources in health and nutrition. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following information comes from the Kaiser Family Foundation Summary of Findings from 2016 in order to provide current information about employer-sponsored health benefits, the Kaiser Family Foundation (Kaiser) and the Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) conduct an annual survey of private and nonfederal public employers with three or more workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • approaches
  • Moreover, Moore saw these terminologies as emphasizing particular features such as digitization approaches, components or delivery methods rather than being fundamentally dissimilar in concept or principle. (wikipedia.org)
  • performance
  • A deep empathy of the differences within and between sectors, especially those of language, culture and key performance indicators Integrated networks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each car can learn something about environments, roads, or driving, or conditions, and it sends the information to the Google cloud, where it can be used to improve the performance of other cars. (wikipedia.org)
  • providers
  • Led by the Trinity Centre for Practice and Healthcare Innovation (TCPHI), the project brings together an EU consortium of research institutions, SMEs, health service providers, EU networks and multinational ICT companies IBM and Philips. (tcd.ie)
  • operations
  • Our operating strategies for accomplishing this mission in the complex and competitive health care industry are discussed in detail in Item 7, Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations, of this report. (dailystocks.com)
  • optimize
  • It deals with the resources, devices, and methods required to optimize the acquisition, storage, retrieval, and use of information in health and biomedicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • In 2003, the company was named to Washingtonian's Great Places to Work and launched its business intelligence and analytics offering, Compass, providing memberships anchored by robust decision support tools. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, the firm was named the "#1 Best Large Company to Work For" by Modern Healthcare magazine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lower
  • Each county has the option of either choosing to cover only MCE individuals who are below 133 percent of FPL or both MCE and HCCI adults who have family incomes between 133 percent and 200 percent of FPL (or a lower limit determined by the county).8 When the PPACA's health care coverage expansions come into effect, MCE adults will transition to Medicaid with 100 percent of federal matching. (wikipedia.org)