Chronic Disease Management

HHS Seeks Public Input on Leveraging Novel Technologies for Chronic Disease Management for Aging Underserved Populations | 11/18/2020

… Äù said Assistant Secretary for Health Admiral Brett P. Giroir, MD. The COVID-19 pandemic‚Äôs further exacerbation of inequities in healthcare delivery introduces the opportunity to identify and develop new technological approaches to chronic disease management. Such advances have potential to improve health outcomes in the aging population, particularly for those in underserved areas (e.g., low income, Medicaid-eligible, rural, etc.) by empowering patients and facilitating integrated healthcare delivery …

Unlocking the Full Potential of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy | 11/18/2020

… the care continuum. Speakers Theresa A. Hurd, PhD, MScN, MScEd ACNP, RN Dr. Hurd has guided nursing practice for more than 35 years with widespread and variant experience across wound care, critical care, trauma, chronic disease management , and oncology nursing. Dr. Hurd also holds a professorship in the graduate nursing department with a cross appointment to sciences, advanced pharmacology, and pathophysiology. She is a published author and has guided nursing …

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New PTSD Sleep Disturbance Product Receives Clearance | Forbes | 11/18/2020

… according to the FDA and the Minneapolis-based manufacturer. The platform was cleared as software as a medical device (SaMD), a relatively new FDA category and includes a handful of new treatments such as chronic disease management and behavioral disorder solutions. NightWare was granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation in 2019 . The platform utilizes a patented artificial intelligence algorithm and an Apple Watch that monitors the biometric pattern of an individual‚Äôs …

Request for Information-Landscape Analysis To Leverage Novel Technologies for Chronic Disease Management for Aging Underserved Populations | 11/17/2020

… federal agencies, seeks to gain a more comprehensive understanding from health systems, community based organizations, academic institutions, non-federal government agencies, innovators, entrepreneurs, non-profit organizations, and other relevant stakeholders regarding innovative solutions to chronic disease management leveraging novel technologies ( e.g., artificial intelligence (AI), biosensors, apps, remote monitoring, 5G) to optimize compliance with evidence-based standards of care in disease states that cause significant morbidity and mortality in aging populations …

HHS Requests Industry Feedback on Chronic Disease Management Tech | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/17/2020

HHS has called on stakeholders for feedback on chronic disease management, social determinants of health, and patient engagement technologies. Source: HHS By November 17, 2020 - The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), in partnership with federal agencies, has put out a Request for Information (RFI) to widen access to up-and-coming healthcare technologies, improve chronic disease management, and better inform population …

Nationally Known Dietitian, Nutrition Consultant and Author Offers Readers A Path to Reversing Chronic Inflammation | 11/17/2020

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Nov. 17, 2020 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) ‚Äî Jan Tilley, a nationally recognized dietitian specializing in chronic disease management , has just released a third book dedicated to helping those suffering with chronic inflammation. Entitled ‚ÄúEat Well to Be Well: Living Your Best Life Through the Power of Anti-Inflammatory Food‚Äù (ISBN: 978-1626342668), the book summarizes the health risks so many face due to the fact the American diet …

LPN, Clinical Operations - Sun City, FL - UnitedHealth Group - Sun City, FL | 11/17/2020

… a regular schedule 8am to 5pm Monday - Friday and the benefits of working for a Fortune 5 company - career opportunities, great benefits, paid time off, and more! The successful candidate will demonstrate knowledge of chronic disease management , and have experience related to patient education and/or motivational interviewing skills and self-management goal setting in addition to effective communication skills. The Licensed Practical Nurse performs a variety of activities to …

Using Community-Based Health to Address Chronic Disease Management | Patient Engagement HIT | 11/17/2020

With $43 million in funding, the Baltimore Metropolitan Diabetes Regional Partnership will work to improve community-based health and chronic disease management in the state. Source: Getty Images The Johns Hopkins Health System and the University of Maryland Medical Center have come together to form the Baltimore Metropolitan Diabetes Regional Partnership which will use community-based health to address chronic disease management as part of a statewide population health initiative …

Population Health Initiative to Improve Chronic Disease Management | HealthIT Analytics | 11/17/2020

Two Maryland academic medical centers will aim to boost population health and chronic disease management for patients with type 2 diabetes. Source: Thinkstock By November 17, 2020 - The Johns Hopkins Health System and the University of Maryland Medical Center have received an award of $43 million over five years to improve population health and chronic disease management for individuals with type 2 diabetes. The Baltimore Metropolitan Diabetes Regional Partnership is …

Expanded Partnership Between Jewish Community Center of Greater Baltimore and LifeBridge Health Offers New Services to Support Orthodox Community | News Releases | Main | 11/16/2020

… health programming and services.‚Äù Before launching these new initiatives, the partners worked with members of the Orthodox community to identify their interests. This research found a growing need for support in nutrition education, chronic disease management and women‚Äôs health, while ensuring a culturally sensitive approach. ‚ÄúThe Weinberg Park Heights JCC is a vital part of the Park Heights community. Our mission is to engage our community of families …

mHealth Solutions Market to Progress at a Healthy CAGR in Coming Years | 11/11/2020

… be attributed to the high and growing penetration of smartphones and healthcare apps and the rising incidence of chronic and lifestyle-related diseases across the globe (coupled with the effective utilization of apps in chronic disease management ). Key Market Drivers :- 1 Increasing Penetration of Smartphones, Tablets, and Other Mobile Platforms 2 Increasing Utilization of Connected Devices and mHealth Apps for the Management of Chronic Diseases 3 Cost Containment in Healthcare …

Human API’s $20M+ Series C, Curve Health’s $6M seed round and more digital health fundings | MobiHealthNews | 11/3/2020

… business among insurance, pharma, and digital health clients, and help the platform enable new capabilities. Some of these listed by the startup include automated patient monitoring, population health management, streamlined clinical trial recruitment and chronic disease management . “With this new capital we‚Äôre evolving Human API into a digital transformation platform unifying more data from more sources,‚Äù Andrei Pop, founder and CEO of Human API, said in a statement …

Ontario Invests in Telehealth to Gives Seniors Access to Care at Home | mHealth Intelligence | 11/2/2020

… a pilot basis in five communities across the Canadian province. The program will leverage the services of local paramedics to connect with seniors for care management needs, ranging from home and virtual visits to chronic disease management and some remote patient monitoring. ‚ÄúAs we modernize long-term care in Ontario, it is important that we continue to develop innovative approaches to delivering quality healthcare to our loved ones,‚Äù Dr …

Industry Voices—Why health plans are well positioned to aid patients with chronic conditions amid COVID-19 | FierceHealthcare | 11/2/2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought into focus the complex nature of chronic disease management , and more broadly, the need to adopt a healthcare model that better supports this population. Currently, chronic disease affects approximately 133 million Americans, and 40% of adults have two or more conditions . COVID-19 has only exacerbated the chronic disease crisis, disproportionately impacting those with underlying conditions in both hospitalization and death rates. For those …

Teladoc reports sky-high Q3 earnings ahead of mega-merger with Livongo - Business Insider | 10/30/2020

Teladoc reported impressive Q3 earnings ahead of its mega-merger with chronic disease management firm Livongo. Despite this growth, virtual care still lags behind in-person care in some areas. publishes hundreds of insights, charts, and forecasts on the Digital Health industry with the Digital Health Briefing. For a limited time, you can try the Briefing for a full week for just $1! On the heels of an anticipated $18.5 …

LifeScan Partners with Cecelia Health to Provide Personalized Diabetes Health Management Coaching for OneTouch® Consumers | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/29/2020

… serving 20 million people with diabetes and the maker of the iconic OneTouch® brand products, and Cecelia Health, one of the nation’s most scalable clinical coaching and telehealth companies focused on diabetes and other chronic disease management , today announced a partnership to deliver best-in-class, live, personalized coaching from Cecelia Health’s Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists through our OneTouch Reveal app beginning November 2020 . LifeScan and Cecelia Health …

Human API raises $20 million to standardize health records with AI | VentureBeat | 10/27/2020

… 20 million. A spokesperson for the startup says the capital will be used to scale new products and services that support product design, risk stratification, clinical trial recruitment, population health management, patient monitoring, and chronic disease management . On October 1, the U.S. 21st Century Cures Act came into force. Signed into law in December 2016, the legislation aims to drive innovation by requiring that patients be provided access to their …

Human API Raises $20M+ to Scale User-Controlled Health Data Ecosystem | HIT Consultant | 10/27/2020

… Insurance Company. The capital will be used to scale new products and services that enable new product design, granular risk stratification, optimize clinical trial recruitment, support population health management, automate patient monitoring, and digitize chronic disease management . The Next Generation of Health Data Exchange Human API’s consumer-controlled platform gives users a streamlined means of accessing and sharing their personal health records with physicians, trusted startups and enterprises, and insurers …

Human API raises $20 million to standardize health records with AI | 10/27/2020

… 20 million. A spokesperson for the startup says the capital will be used to scale new products and services that support product design, risk stratification, clinical trial recruitment, population health management, patient monitoring, and chronic disease management . On October 1, the U.S. 21st Century Cures Act came into force. Signed into law in December 2016, the legislation aims to drive innovation by requiring that patients be provided access to their …

Lawmakers Seek Bipartisan Solution for Physician Fee Schedule Cuts | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/22/2020

… from August 2020, CMS stated it plans to reduce Physician Fee Schedule rates for certain services in order to increase rates for more evaluation and management services, including office visits for primary care and chronic disease management . Physician reimbursement under the proposed rule could decline by as much as 11 percent for some specialties, the American Medical Association (AMA) reported . Those specialties include anesthesiology, critical care and emergency medicine, respiratory …

mHealth Solutions Market to Progress at a Healthy CAGR in Coming Years | 10/22/2020

… be attributed to the high and growing penetration of smartphones and healthcare apps and the rising incidence of chronic and lifestyle-related diseases across the globe (coupled with the effective utilization of apps in chronic disease management ). Key Market Drivers :- 1 Increasing Penetration of Smartphones, Tablets, and Other Mobile Platforms 2 Increasing Utilization of Connected Devices and mHealth Apps for the Management of Chronic Diseases 3 Cost Containment in Healthcare …

BeatO collaborates with OMRON Healthcare India to foray into remote hypertension management | 10/21/2020

… Collaborations comes in line with catering 60% of users on platform who have hypertension – To connect OMRON BP monitors to the BeatO App ecosystem Mumbai, October 21, 2020: India’s leading digital care ecosystem for chronic disease management , BeatO –today announced collaboration with OMRON Healthcare India – the market leader in digital BP monitor segment as a part of expanding its footprint in the remote management of lifestyle-related chronic conditions associated …

BeatO, OMRON Healthcare India tie up for remote hypertension management | 10/21/2020

To connect OMRON BP monitors to the BeatO app, 60 per cent of BeatO’s 120,000 active users with diabetes have hypertension as well BeatO, an app for chronic disease management , has tied up with OMRON Healthcare India, which makes digital BP monitors, to expand its footprint in the remote management of lifestyle-related chronic conditions associated with hypertension. OMRON BP Monitors will now be connected to the BeatO aap ecosystem …

Employer health plans find savings through data-driven insights and personalization | The Business Journals | 10/20/2020

… that partners with health benefits providers, including Humana. Managing health care costs Employers are trying to manage ever increasing costs with employee-centered population health management programs that emphasize primary care strategies, including prevention, chronic disease management , mental health and whole-person care. Fifty-one percent of large employers expect to have at least one advanced primary care strategy in place in 2021 compared with the 46% that do this …

Senior Health Corps Volunteer | 10/20/2020

… their creativity in building the Department’s capacity for continuous improvement. Health Promotion Services coordinates evidence-based and volunteer-led health promotion programs throughout DFTA’s senior center and NORC network. The unit oversees efforts around: Chronic disease management and prevention Falls prevention Exercise programming Overall health and well-being Health education programs and activities throughout the five boroughs for older New Yorkers, including Stay Well exercise classes, Keep on Track blood …

Remote Monitoring

Request for Information-Landscape Analysis To Leverage Novel Technologies for Chronic Disease Management for Aging Underserved Populations | 11/17/2020

The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) in the Department of Health and Human Services, in partnership with other federal agencies, seeks to gain a more comprehensive understanding from health systems, community based organizations, academic institutions, non-federal government agencies, innovators, entrepreneurs, non-profit organizations, and other relevant stakeholders regarding innovative solutions to chronic disease management leveraging novel technologies ( e.g., artificial intelligence (AI), biosensors, apps, remote monitoring, 5G …

Home Health

mHealth Solutions Market to Progress at a Healthy CAGR in Coming Years | 11/11/2020

… smartphones, increasing penetration of 3G/4G networks, rising focus on cost containment in healthcare delivery, and the increasing demand for home healthcare services are some of the key factors driving the growth of this market … the globe (coupled with the effective utilization of apps in chronic disease management). Key Market Drivers :- 1 Increasing Penetration of Smartphones, Tablets, and Other Mobile Platforms 2 Increasing Utilization of Connected Devices and mHealth Apps …

Home Healthcare

mHealth Solutions Market to Progress at a Healthy CAGR in Coming Years | 11/11/2020

… smartphones, increasing penetration of 3G/4G networks, rising focus on cost containment in healthcare delivery, and the increasing demand for home healthcare services are some of the key factors driving the growth of this market … the globe (coupled with the effective utilization of apps in chronic disease management). Key Market Drivers :- 1 Increasing Penetration of Smartphones, Tablets, and Other Mobile Platforms 2 Increasing Utilization of Connected Devices and mHealth Apps …

Digital Therapeutics

Human API’s $20M+ Series C, Curve Health’s $6M seed round and more digital health fundings | MobiHealthNews | 11/3/2020

Also: Digital therapeutics company Palo Alto Health Sciences reports $9.1 million; Adherium gains new support from investment firm Viburnum. 12:29 pm Share Human API, maker of a consumer-facing health data sharing platform, announced last … patient monitoring, population health management, streamlined clinical trial recruitment and chronic disease management. “With this new capital we‚Äôre evolving Human API into a digital transformation platform unifying more data from more sources,‚Äù Andrei …

Virtual Care

Teladoc reports sky-high Q3 earnings ahead of mega-merger with Livongo - Business Insider | 10/30/2020

Teladoc reported impressive Q3 earnings ahead of its mega-merger with chronic disease management firm Livongo. Despite this growth, virtual care still lags behind in-person care in some areas. publishes hundreds of insights, charts, and forecasts on the Digital Health industry with the Digital Health Briefing. For a limited time, you can try the Briefing for a full week for just $1! On the heels of an anticipated $18.5 …

Medical Research

Human API Raises $20M+ to Scale User-Controlled Health Data Ecosystem | HIT Consultant | 10/27/2020

… platform harnesses a machine learning-powered data pipeline that structures health data into a consistent format, making it easier for medical researchers and scientists to use actionable data more quickly and efficiently while ensuring that … recruitment, support population health management, automate patient monitoring, and digitize chronic disease management. The Next Generation of Health Data Exchange Human API’s consumer-controlled platform gives users a streamlined means of accessing and sharing their …

Medicare

Lawmakers Seek Bipartisan Solution for Physician Fee Schedule Cuts | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/22/2020

Policy & Regulation News Lawmakers Seek Bipartisan Solution for Physician Fee Schedule Cuts Rate cuts proposed in the 2021 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule rule would impact some specialties more than others and must be addressed by … and management services, including office visits for primary care and chronic disease management. Physician reimbursement under the proposed rule could decline by as much as 11 percent for some specialties, the American Medical Association (AMA …

American Medical Association

Lawmakers Seek Bipartisan Solution for Physician Fee Schedule Cuts | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/22/2020

… chronic disease management. Physician reimbursement under the proposed rule could decline by as much as 11 percent for some specialties, the American Medical Association (AMA) reported . Those specialties include anesthesiology, critical care and emergency medicine, respiratory specialists, radiology, and lab pathology, all of which have been on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dig Deeper Does the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Undervalue Primary Care? Surgical care could also take …

COVID-19

Lawmakers Seek Bipartisan Solution for Physician Fee Schedule Cuts | RevCycle Intelligence | 10/22/2020

… chronic disease management. Physician reimbursement under the proposed rule could decline by as much as 11 percent for some specialties, the American Medical Association (AMA) reported . Those specialties include anesthesiology, critical care and emergency medicine, respiratory specialists, radiology, and lab pathology, all of which have been on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dig Deeper Does the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Undervalue Primary Care? Surgical care could also take …

Chronic Condition Management

BeatO collaborates with OMRON Healthcare India to foray into remote hypertension management | 10/21/2020

BeatO collaborates with OMRON Healthcare India to foray into remote hypertension management 21, 2020 – Strengthens portfolio in lifestyle-related chronic condition management – Collaborations comes in line with catering 60% of users on platform who have hypertension – To connect OMRON BP monitors to the BeatO App ecosystem Mumbai, October 21, 2020: India’s leading digital care ecosystem for chronic disease management, BeatO –today announced collaboration with OMRON Healthcare India – the market leader …

Health Tech

The Importance of Telemedicine during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Focus on Diabetic Retinopathy | 10/15/2020

… arisen to provide medical assistance either in rural areas or where access to care is hard, mainly aimed at improving chronic disease management [ 3 ], mostly in urgencies [ 4 ]. Over the years, the onset of either … beyond emergency situations, to observe a rapid enhancement of e-health technologies during either epidemics or pandemics. As an example, electrophysiologists have been converting most clinical visits to remote monitoring (phone, video calls for visits …

Home Care

Connected to the Resources I Need | 10/14/2020

… knew my challenges and needs, she did everything she could to set me up with resources. She connected me with Home Care, a mental health counsellor and other community resources. I got everything that I … RDPCN central location. This improves access to care, health promotion, chronic disease management and coordination of care. RDPCN is proud of the patient care offered, the effective programs it has designed and the work it …

Medical Transportation

How Do Social Determinants of Health Affect Patient Wellness? | 10/9/2020

… patient can access her healthcare. When a patient has transportation barriers, she is less likely to attend a wellness check, chronic disease management appointment, or follow-up care. In 2017, 3.6 million individuals missed an … in the future. Many healthcare organizations are attuned to this medical transportation problem. Popular rideshare companies, like Uber and Lyft, have emerged as key community partners in tackling medical transportation. These rides have proven significantly …

Social Determinants of Health

How Do Social Determinants of Health Affect Patient Wellness? | 10/9/2020

How Do Social Determinants of Health Affect Patient Wellness? By By October 09, 2020 – The social determinants of health garnered a lot of attention once it became evident they can impact value-based care success … barriers, she is less likely to attend a wellness check, chronic disease management appointment, or follow-up care. In 2017, 3.6 million individuals missed an appointment because they did not have access to transportation to …

American Hospital Association

How Do Social Determinants of Health Affect Patient Wellness? | 10/9/2020

chronic disease management appointment, or follow-up care. In 2017, 3.6 million individuals missed an appointment because they did not have access to transportation to that appointment, according to figures from the American Hospital Association (AHA). Four percent of children missed their medical appointments for that reason. READ MORE: Why Teamwork Is Key to Addressing Social Determinants of Health Patients who don’t go in for wellness checks could miss a …

Digital Health

Post-COVID Digital Health & Chronic Disease (Part 1) | 10/8/2020

by Your Autoimmunity Connection Leave a comment Home » Blog » Post-COVID Digital Health & Chronic Disease (Part 1) The COVID-19 pandemic and response is transforming healthcare in many ways, with unpredictable consequences. In fact, the … We also hope this is a key opportunity for digital chronic disease management, especially chronic inflammatory diseases. Once in a lifetime:COVID disruption = opportunity “The coronavirus kicked the digitization of the healthcare industry up to …

Population Health

The Essential Role of Population Health During and Beyond COVID-19 - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network | 9/30/2020

The authors detail how population health management enables health systems to promote public health, strengthen health system resiliency, and support financial recovery during and beyond coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). ABSTRACT The coronavirus disease 2019 … COVID-19 pandemic has also had a collateral impact on chronic disease management. 5 Existing risk capture efforts were used to identify complex patients at risk for adverse outcomes and to facilitate direct outreach. For …

Behavioral Health

The Essential Role of Population Health During and Beyond COVID-19 - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network | 9/30/2020

… pandemic. Population-level data and care management have facilitated identification of demographic-based disparities and community outreach. Telemedicine and integrated behavioral health have ensured critical primary care and specialty access, and mobile health and postacute … COVID-19 pandemic has also had a collateral impact on chronic disease management. 5 Existing risk capture efforts were used to identify complex patients at risk for adverse outcomes and to facilitate direct outreach. For …

Health Management

The Essential Role of Population Health During and Beyond COVID-19 - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network | 9/30/2020

The authors detail how population health management enables health systems to promote public health, strengthen health system resiliency, and support financial recovery during and beyond coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). ABSTRACT The coronavirus disease 2019 … COVID-19 pandemic has also had a collateral impact on chronic disease management. 5 Existing risk capture efforts were used to identify complex patients at risk for adverse outcomes and to facilitate direct outreach. For …

Community Health

The Essential Role of Population Health During and Beyond COVID-19 - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network | 9/30/2020

… health inequities and monitor for COVID-19 recurrence (Table). The COVID-19 pandemic has also had a collateral impact on chronic disease management. 5 Existing risk capture efforts were used to identify complex patients at … risk patients by leveraging a dedicated nurse, social worker, or community health worker. 9,10 This team was utilized as a public health workforce to provide outreach to patients at increased risk for adverse outcomes, including …

Medicaid

Texas grand jury: No action against killer of church shooter | 9/25/2020

… accrues not to the dementia care program, but to the hospital and Medicare (ED visits, hospital length of stay) or Medicaid (long term care admission). Our fragmented healthcare system lacks the coordinated big picture financial … you can’t remember to take your medications? We think about chronic disease management for many other conditions as self management. I’m going to teach you about diabetes and you’re going to self manage your condition …

Diagnostic Tests

Texas grand jury: No action against killer of church shooter | 9/25/2020

… manage your heart failure if you have cognitive impairment and you can’t remember to take your medications? We think about chronic disease management for many other conditions as self management. I’m going to teach you … they’re not pills and they’re not procedures and they’re not diagnostic tests. They have a lot to do with education and support and really helping that family keep achieving a quality of life. Chris: We …

Mental Health

Minorities with HIV face difficulties receiving treatment during the pandemic | 9/24/2020

chronic disease management by health coaches to physical therapy and mental health services. The deal helps Teladoc broaden its portfolio to provide that breadth of health support, while Livongo’s coaching sessions gain reach courtesy of Teladoc’s 70 million international customers. Billed as a “merger” when it was announced last month, the cash-and-stock arrangement actually gives Teladoc a 58% stake in Livongo. Considered a blockbuster by digital health standards …

Preventative Care

Virtual Care Pharmacy Services Offered in Alberta Long-Term Care Facilities | Globe Newswire | 9/22/2020

… CloudMD’s virtual health platform, Livecare, to provide care to residents and assess the impact that virtual care can have on chronic disease management, particularly focused on residents with diabetes given its prevalence in the long … connectivity with residents and create more opportunities to provide timely, preventative care to those residents that need it the most.” CareRx selected Livecare for the project due to its user-friendly platform and customizable experience …

Medication Adherence

HealtheMed Raises Seed Capital, Announces the Launch of Its Telemedicine Platform for Medicaid Populations | PRWeb | 9/18/2020

… medication adherence, medication management, remote patient monitoring, chronic disease management, and primary/specialty care. The HealtheMed platform will consist of a large TV with attached camera and microphone for two-way synchronous communications with healthcare providers. HealtheMed has partnered with Best Buy Geek Squad to install the equipment. “Every state, including Minnesota, has thousands of Medicaid enrollees who cannot easily leave home because of their chronic health conditions and diseases …

UnitedHealth

LPN, Clinical Operations - Sun City, FL - UnitedHealth Group - Sun City, FL | 10/17/2020

LPN, Clinical Operations - Sun City, FL LPN, Clinical Operations - Sun City, FL UnitedHealth Group Sun City, Florida, United States 7 hours ago Apply Now Description Do you have compassion and a passion to help others … off, and more! The successful candidate will demonstrate knowledge of chronic disease management, and have experience related to patient education and/or motivational interviewing skills and self-management goal setting in addition to effective communication …

Teladoc

Post-COVID Digital Health & Chronic Disease (Part 1) | 10/8/2020

… landscape as a unique moment of opportunity for digital health. We also hope this is a key opportunity for digital chronic disease management, especially chronic inflammatory diseases. Once in a lifetime:COVID disruption = opportunity “The … funding 2011-Q3 2020 We believe the high-profile Livongo/Teladoc merger, the largest digital health deal to date, was triggered by COVID-mandated use of telemedicine. The merger doesn’t make better chronic care inevitable …

CVS

Everlywell nabs former 23andMe, Livongo exec as new president | FierceHealthcare | 9/10/2020

… fertility, STDs, thyroid function, metabolism, vitamin D and inflammation. The testing kits are sold online as well as at retailers CVS and Target. The company surpassed 650,000 customers less than five years into operation. In … DNA testing. He left Mountain View, California-based Livongo, a chronic disease management digital health company that has a strong focus on diabetes, in 2018. That company is now in the midst of being acquired …

Vida Health

Vida Health Becomes First Chronic Disease Management Platform to Fully Support Spanish-speaking Population | Business & Finance | manchestertimes.com | Business Wire | 9/10/2020

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 10, 2020– This week Vida Health became the first major chronic disease management platform to add a fully-supported Spanish program to its services. Vida’s Spanish-language service allows Spanish speakers to fully engage with the Vida app and their coaches, therapists, registered dietitians, and care navigators completely in Spanish. “In a year of so many meaningful milestones for Vida Health, the launch of our …

WellDoc

Welldoc Adds to Executive Team With New Commercial Leadership Hires | Business Wire | 9/9/2020

COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 9, 2020– Welldoc®, a trailblazer in digital health that is revolutionizing chronic disease management to help transform lives, today announced an expanded leadership team with the appointments of Keith Reynolds as Chief Operating Officer, David Driscoll as Chief Revenue Officer, and Linda Piazza as Senior Vice President of Sales. The additions will support the company’s ongoing strategic partnerships and commercialization efforts for its digital health …

CVS Health

Welldoc Adds to Executive Team With New Commercial Leadership Hires | Business Wire | 9/9/2020

COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 9, 2020– Welldoc®, a trailblazer in digital health that is revolutionizing chronic disease management to help transform lives, today announced an expanded leadership team with the appointments of Keith Reynolds … Prior to joining Welldoc, Keith Reynolds spent 17 years at CVS Health, where he served as Vice President, Enterprise Health Plans and Market Strategy. In this role, he led multi-functional teams including Enterprise Health …

Fitbit

Global Wireless Health and Fitness Devices Industry | Globe Newswire | 9/8/2020

… include, among others, Abbott Diabetes Care Inc. adidas AG Alive Technologies Pty. Ltd. Apple Inc. ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Beurer GmbH Fitbit Inc. Garmin Ltd. GE Healthcare Google Inc. iHealth Labs Inc. LG Electronics LifeWatch AG … of Fitness and Health Tracking Devices Affordable Healthcare Preventive Healthcare Chronic Disease Management Healthcare Services Anytime Anywhere Key Challenges with Regard to Use of Wireless- based Solutions in the Healthcare System Despite Limitations, Myriad Health …

Apple Health

Global Wireless Health and Fitness Devices Industry | Globe Newswire | 9/8/2020

… also addressed. Competitors identified in this market include, among others, Abbott Diabetes Care Inc. adidas AG Alive Technologies Pty. Ltd. Apple Inc. ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Beurer GmbH Fitbit Inc. Garmin Ltd. GE Healthcare Google Inc … of Fitness and Health Tracking Devices Affordable Healthcare Preventive Healthcare Chronic Disease Management Healthcare Services Anytime Anywhere Key Challenges with Regard to Use of Wireless- based Solutions in the Healthcare System Despite Limitations, Myriad Health …

Optum

Check out the lineup of judges for our startup competition at INVEST Digital Health - MedCity News | 9/4/2020

Chronic Disease Management and Value-based Care Christine Brocato , System Vice President for Strategic Innovation, CommonSpirit Health Parth Desai , Principal, Flare Capital Matthew Warrens , Managing Director, Innovation, UnityPoint Health Ventures Tech to Improve Payer/Provider Efficiency Amit Aysola , Managing Director, Wanxiang Healthcare Investments Ashish Patel , Principal, Optum Ventures Eileen Rodgers , VITAL Program Director, Highmark Health We’ll highlight judges for the home health and employee benefits tracks next week. The conference …

Cecelia Health

Chronic disease coaching company Cecelia Health closes $13M | MobiHealthNews | 8/18/2020

The company formerly known as Fit4D said that it would be using the funds to scale and accelerate market adoption of its virtual coaching and telemedicine services. 09:58 am Share Cecelia Health, a virtual diabetes and chronic disease management startup, has raised $13 million in Series B funding. Rittenhouse Ventures and Endo Investors co-led the round, which also saw participation from Boston Millennia Partners, SustainVC, G100 Capital and others …

Livongo Health

Livongo-Teladoc merger: How the $18.5 billion deal happened | Fortune | 8/13/2020

chronic disease management (at the time, diabetes) was officially incorporated in Delaware. It had an ambitious goal of combining health care support for those with the most common chronic conditions with the kinds of software used by new technologies such as smartphones. By the end of 2014, the startup renamed itself Livongo Health. In July 2019, Livongo went public with a listing on the Nasdaq . And just over a year …

Wellvolution

Digital Wellness Program Saw High Member Engagement After COVID-19 | HealthPayer Intelligence | 7/21/2020

… the coronavirus pandemic started, highlighting the growing importance of digital solutions for wellness programming. Blue Shield of California partnered with Wellvolution in July 2019 to give members access to personalized, digital wellness programming. The platform … Many of these programs may prove essential for members navigating chronic disease management during quarantine. Innovations in remote chronic disease management have continued even as the lockdowns start to lift. For example, UnitedHealthcare recently announced …

Phreesia

Oak Street Health files to go public | Healthcare Dive | 7/13/2020

chronic disease management startup Livongo, data analytics platform Health Catalyst and patient software maker Phreesia all went public. Oak Street notes in its filing the COVID-19 pandemic is a major unknown for the company and the country’s healthcare industry in general. The disease is particularly dangerous to older people, meaning Oak Street patients are especially vulnerable to related ongoing health costs. Other issues are the inability for outreach teams …

Health Catalyst

Oak Street Health files to go public | Healthcare Dive | 7/13/2020

chronic disease management startup Livongo, data analytics platform Health Catalyst and patient software maker Phreesia all went public. Oak Street notes in its filing the COVID-19 pandemic is a major unknown for the company and the country’s healthcare industry in general. The disease is particularly dangerous to older people, meaning Oak Street patients are especially vulnerable to related ongoing health costs. Other issues are the inability for outreach teams …

Amazon Health

Anthem Skill Uses AI, Alexa For Medication Adherence, Engagement | HealthPayer Intelligence | 6/29/2020

… Many payers seek to lower cost barriers to medication adherence. For example, in March 2020, Oscar Health announced its $3 Drug List. This new formulary identified common medications that are often used in chronic disease management and they lowered the price down to $3. Other payers employ social support to encourage patients to stick to their prescription and treatment plans. Blue Cross Blue Shield Rhode Island partnered with the Anchor …

Microsoft Health

How Walgreens leveraged its Microsoft partnership to respond to COVID-19 | FierceHealthcare | 6/26/2020

How Walgreens leveraged its Microsoft partnership to respond to COVID-19 by Heather Landi Jun 26, 2020 4:05pm The COVID-19 pandemic has upended healthcare delivery, and companies will need to be fast to market … its digital marketplace as part of its ongoing focus on chronic disease management. In 2019, Walgreens announced a partnership with LabCorp to open at least 600 testing centers inside Walgreens retail locations over the next …

Xtelligent Healthcare Media

Top Chronic Diseases Behind Payer Spending And How to Prevent Them | HealthPayer Intelligence | 6/26/2020

Value-Based Care News Top Chronic Diseases Behind Payer Spending And How to Prevent Them Chronic diseases are a source of high payer spending, but payers can implement preventive care strategies to lower their expenses and maintain positive patient outcomes. Source: Getty Images / Xtelligent Healthcare Media By June 26, 2020 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 90 percent of national healthcare spending goes toward chronic disease …

Centene

Meridian Supports Populations Disproportionately Impacted by COVID-19 in Illinois | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

CHICAGO Today, Meridian, a subsidiary of Centene Corporation, announced it will provide $480,000 in total funding to eight Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) across Illinois to help address health disparities among those communities hit hardest … to address the health of underserved communities through preventive care, chronic disease management, and support services across its 34 FQHCs throughout Illinois . Beloved Community Family Wellness Center (BCFWC) – BCFWC is a non-profit FQHC committed …

Cerner

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market Study, 2020-2027 - Exponential Growth Anticipated due to the Adoption of M-Health, Improved Healthcare Services, Enhanced Patient Education | 4/10/2020

… drive market growth over the forecast period. Some of the major market players are Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Orion Health Ltd., Cerner Corporation, and McKesson Corporation, which collectively account for a substantial market share owing to … 2019 owing to the associated benefits of these solutions in chronic disease management. These solutions help patients connect with their healthcare providers from remote locations, thereby enabling a streamlined flow of information, patient feedback, and …

Allscripts

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market Study, 2020-2027 - Exponential Growth Anticipated due to the Adoption of M-Health, Improved Healthcare Services, Enhanced Patient Education | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

… such as these are expected to drive market growth over the forecast period. Some of the major market players are Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Orion Health Ltd., Cerner Corporation, and McKesson Corporation, which collectively account for … 2019 owing to the associated benefits of these solutions in chronic disease management. These solutions help patients connect with their healthcare providers from remote locations, thereby enabling a streamlined flow of information, patient feedback, and …

McKesson

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market Study, 2020-2027 - Exponential Growth Anticipated due to the Adoption of M-Health, Improved Healthcare Services, Enhanced Patient Education | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

… over the forecast period. Some of the major market players are Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Orion Health Ltd., Cerner Corporation, and McKesson Corporation, which collectively account for a substantial market share owing to their extensive product … 2019 owing to the associated benefits of these solutions in chronic disease management. These solutions help patients connect with their healthcare providers from remote locations, thereby enabling a streamlined flow of information, patient feedback, and …

Orion Health

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market Study, 2020-2027 - Exponential Growth Anticipated due to the Adoption of M-Health, Improved Healthcare Services, Enhanced Patient Education | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

… are expected to drive market growth over the forecast period. Some of the major market players are Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Orion Health Ltd., Cerner Corporation, and McKesson Corporation, which collectively account for a substantial market … 2019 owing to the associated benefits of these solutions in chronic disease management. These solutions help patients connect with their healthcare providers from remote locations, thereby enabling a streamlined flow of information, patient feedback, and …

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market Study, 2020-2027 - Exponential Growth Anticipated due to the Adoption of M-Health, Improved Healthcare Services, Enhanced Patient Education | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

… such as these are expected to drive market growth over the forecast period. Some of the major market players are Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Orion Health Ltd., Cerner Corporation, and McKesson Corporation, which collectively account for … 2019 owing to the associated benefits of these solutions in chronic disease management. These solutions help patients connect with their healthcare providers from remote locations, thereby enabling a streamlined flow of information, patient feedback, and …

IQVIA

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market Study, 2020-2027 - Exponential Growth Anticipated due to the Adoption of M-Health, Improved Healthcare Services, Enhanced Patient Education | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

… players are focusing on expanding their portfolio to gain a competitive edge over their competitors. For instance, in October 2019 , IQVIA launched Orchestrated Patient Engagement, new cloud-based software as a service (SaaS) solution that … 2019 owing to the associated benefits of these solutions in chronic disease management. These solutions help patients connect with their healthcare providers from remote locations, thereby enabling a streamlined flow of information, patient feedback, and …

McKesson Corporation

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market Study, 2020-2027 - Exponential Growth Anticipated due to the Adoption of M-Health, Improved Healthcare Services, Enhanced Patient Education | PR Newswire | 4/10/2020

… over the forecast period. Some of the major market players are Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Orion Health Ltd., Cerner Corporation, and McKesson Corporation, which collectively account for a substantial market share owing to their extensive product … 2019 owing to the associated benefits of these solutions in chronic disease management. These solutions help patients connect with their healthcare providers from remote locations, thereby enabling a streamlined flow of information, patient feedback, and …

Goldman Sachs

Alphabet-backed Cityblock Health lands $54M to expand care for marginalized populations | FierceHealthcare | 7/15/2020

Goldman Sachs Asset Management and Alphabet. Existing major investors Maverick Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Town Hall Ventures, Thrive Capital, EmblemHealth, 8VC and Echo Health Ventures also joined the round. “This investment demonstrates conviction in the potential of integrated, value-based care to fundamentally transform health across the nation,” company co-founders Toyin Ajayi and Iyah Romm wrote in a Medium blog post Wednesday. Cityblock combines primary care, behavioral health and chronic …

Livongo Plots a Digital Health IPO to Raise $100 Million: Brainstorm Health | Fortune | 6/29/2019

June 28, 2019 Happy Friday, readers! You can officially add another name to the list of digital health firms seeking to go public. On Friday, Livongo – a chronic disease management firm using connected devices and online coaching communities to help treat and prevent conditions such as diabetes – filed Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) documents for a public offering . Morgan Stanley , Goldman Sachs , and J.P. Morgan are all in as book …

Morgan Stanley

Fertility benefits company Progyny has strong first day of trading with shares jumping 23% | FierceHealthcare | 10/28/2019

… Chronic disease management company Livongo Health and data and analytics company Health Catalyst both had strong public debuts in July. Phreesia, which developed a patient intake management platform, closed its first day of trading as a public company July 19 about 40% above its set price. Primary care organization One Medical has hired banks including JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley in preparation for an IPO. Societal trends such as women and …

Cerner sends 360 jobs back to Adventist & 12 other health IT key notes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/11/2019

Morgan Stanley for its upcoming initial public offering. 9. Devoted Health, a startup health insurer for Medicare plans, will provide the Apple Watch at a discount as a fitness benefit to its members in Florida. 10. Livongo , a Mountain View, Calif.-based digital health platform for chronic disease management, signed an agreement to provide its diabetes management program to eligible members of the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program. 11. Cerner …

Andreessen Horowitz

2020 Medicare enrollment season brings fierce insurer fight for boomers | CNBC | 10/16/2019

… like dental and vision plans. New service options can target beneficiaries with more complex needs like help with home care, chronic disease management and transportation to doctor visits. “We have 10 new products this year … like Devoted Health, which is backed by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, and rivals Oscar Health and Clover Health, which are backed by Alphabet’s Google Ventures. “There seems to be a lot of potential value …

Andreessen Horowitz has hired a health tech expert as a general partner | Business Insider | 10/10/2019

… to best match patients with doctors — where she also served as chief product officer before taking up her role at Andreessen Horowitz, according to her LinkedIn profile. That a prominent VC firm known for its … patient health data shareability, in January 2019, and contributed to chronic disease management upstart Omada’s financing round in June. With Yoo as a general partner, we should see the VC giant funnel even more cash …

Edison Partners

Health Recovery Solutions raises $10 million for patient monitoring tools | VentureBeat | 9/5/2019

Health Recovery Solutions , a Princeton, New Jersey-based company developing remote monitoring solutions for health systems and medical centers, today announced that it’s secured a $10 million investment from growth equity firm Edison Partners. Cofounder and CEO Jarrett Bauer said the funds will be used to bolster its go-to-market capabilities and accelerate product research and development. “We’re delivering a comprehensive solution to costly chronic disease management,” added Bauer …

Edison Partners Leads $10 Million Growth Investment in Health Recovery Solutions | PRWeb | 9/5/2019

Edison Partners Leads $10 Million Growth Investment in Health Recovery Solutions Share Article Funds will help advance telemedicine provider’s go-to-market capabilities and best-in-class technology platform. As the U.S. healthcare industry shifts … achieve their goals.” “We’re delivering a comprehensive solution to costly chronic disease management,” said HRS CEO and cofounder Jarrett Bauer. “Our partnership with Edison Partners will allow us to further accelerate toward our ultimate goal …

Wellington Management

Digital Health Startup Omada Snags Another $73 Million in Funding: Brainstorm Health | Fortune | 6/27/2019

… to online coaches with the help of medical biometrics communicated via connected devices. The latest funding round was led by Wellington Management and joined by a host of big names from Kaiser Permanente Ventures to … watches. Speaking of digital health news… Livongo, which focuses on chronic disease management (with an emphasis on diabetes care), announced Wednesday that it’s integrating with popular smart watch platforms including Apple Watch, Fitbit, and certain …

Digital Health Startup Omada Snags Another $73 Million in Funding: Brainstorm Health | Yahoo News | 6/27/2019

… to online coaches with the help of medical biometrics communicated via connected devices. The latest funding round was led by Wellington Management and joined by a host of big names from Kaiser Permanente Ventures to … watches. Speaking of digital health news… Livongo, which focuses on chronic disease management (with an emphasis on diabetes care), announced Wednesday that it’s integrating with popular smart watch platforms including Apple Watch, Fitbit, and certain …

Kaiser Permanente

Carrie Owen Plietz named president, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Region | PR Newswire | 9/11/2020

OAKLAND, Calif. Kaiser Permanente has announced that Carrie Owen Plietz , FACHE, is the new regional president for Kaiser Permanente in Northern California . In this role, Owen Plietz will lead the health plan and hospitals management … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery, and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health. For more information, contact: Hilary …

Kaiser Permanente, Manteca CA

Carrie Owen Plietz named president, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Region | PR Newswire | 9/11/2020

OAKLAND, Calif. Kaiser Permanente has announced that Carrie Owen Plietz , FACHE, is the new regional president for Kaiser Permanente in Northern California . In this role, Owen Plietz will lead the health plan and hospitals management … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery, and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health. For more information, contact: Hilary …

Sutter Health

Carrie Owen Plietz named president, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Region | PR Newswire | 9/11/2020

… includes 11 hospitals, multiple outpatient centers, nursing homes, and other facilities and services. Owen Plietz previously spent 17 years at Sutter Health, a Northern California regional integrated health care system, serving as both chief operating … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery, and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health. For more information, contact: Hilary …

Allegheny Health Network

Studies by AHN Neurologists Improve Understanding of Stroke Therapy Risks in Patients with Chronic Health Conditions | PRWeb | 9/2/2020

Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Neuroscience Institute. Konark Malhotra, MD, vascular neurologist at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) and the AHN Neuroscience Institute, and principal investigator of the study “Studies such as those led by Dr. Malhotra and his team are essential to improving our understanding of chronic disease management and developing better therapeutic strategies that can make a life-changing difference for stroke patients.” PITTSBURGH Intravenous thrombolysis may put stroke patients …

Mount Sinai Health System

Trellus Health Secures $5M Seed Funding to Transform Care for Chronic Conditions | PR Newswire | 8/20/2020

… with an initial focus in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The round was led by Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) and EKF Diagnostics , a global medical manufacturer of point-of … driven care incorporates positive psychology principles into all aspects of chronic disease management, with a focus on building acceptance, optimism, self-regulation, self-efficacy, and social support. Proven health benefits of resilience include increased longevity …

One Medical

One Medical is expanding to new markets following its Q2 member spike | Business Insider | 8/14/2020

… YoY spike in revenue, reaching $78 million. For context, the startup combines digital and in-person services for offerings like chronic disease management, behavioral health, and cancer screening. Primary care startups at large are seeing … will have droves of consumers increasingly relying on startups like One Medical and Oak Street. The financial strain of the pandemic has smaller primary care practices struggling — and we think their failure to invest in …

Banner Health

How Banner Health Redefined Patient Experience with Patient Safety | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/9/2020

Patient Satisfaction News How Banner Health Redefined Patient Experience with Patient Safety Banner Health used digital patient intake to decrease waiting room foot traffic, promoting patient safety as critical to the patient experience. Source: Getty … personnel handling cases not related to COVID-19, such as chronic disease management or primary care or elective surgery, questions are now arising about what constitutes a good care experience and the role that patient …

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Clinic Campaign Targets Health Disparities, Care Access | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/2/2020

Patient Care Access News Cleveland Clinic Campaign Targets Health Disparities, Care Access The Neighbor to Neighbor fundraising aims to close racial health disparities and boost patient access to care in Ohio. Source: Getty Images By … County have deemed as urgent healthcare disparities, including infant mortality, chronic disease management, and early cancer screenings. This announcement comes as Akron faces deep racial health disparities related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Black patients …

Partners HealthCare

Welldoc’s BlueStar® further expands use of digital tool for diabetes care within leading academic medical center | PR Newswire | 6/11/2020

… Software as a Medical Device (SaMD) for diabetes, today announced the expansion of an agreement with Mass General Brigham (formerly Partners HealthCare). After conducting a 2-year program of Quality Improvement (QI) research with the … patient monitoring codes for reimbursement. About Welldoc Welldoc® is revolutionizing chronic disease management to help transform lives. BlueStar®, the first FDA-cleared digital health solution, guides individuals through the complicated journey of living with diabetes …

Massachusetts General Hospital

Genetic Variant Could Boost Precision Medicine for Alzheimer’s | HealthIT Analytics | 11/18/2019

… of developing Alzheimer’s could help enhance precision medicine for the condition. Source: Getty Images By November 18, 2019 - Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) have discovered that certain genetic variants may help protect against Alzheimer’s … age of onset. Dig Deeper How Precision Medicine Could Boost Chronic Disease Management The patient carried the E280A genetic mutation, same genetic mutation as her relatives who showed signs of dementia in their forties. She …

Kaiser Permanente Northern California

Epidemic of deaths due to heart failure underway in U.S. | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/30/2019

… dying from heart disease, and especially heart failure,” said lead author Stephen Sidney , MD, MPH, senior research scientist with the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research. “This research underscores the importance of focusing on … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. https://about.kaiserpermanente.org/ For more information …

Northwell Health

(USA-NY-Manhasset) Care Manager, RN - Complex Care Management | 10/29/2019

Northwell Health Care Manager, RN - Complex Care Management in Manhasset , New York Req Number 002SLY Job Description Works with members, family, caregivers and providers in indentifying and evaluating patient needs and provides guidance and education. Promotes self-management support and timely healthcare delivery to achieve optimal quality and financial outcomes. Provides high risk patients with chronic disease management and liaises between patient, hospital, physicians’ office, home care agency, etc. Works …

UPMC

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 | Healthcare Dive | 10/24/2019

… The payer/provider point of view will come from Pittsburg-based Highmark Health CEO Holmberg, fresh off settling tensions with UPMC in June following months of legal battles and years of competition over Pennsylvania’s healthcare … startup Propeller Health, Julia Hu, CEO and co-founder of chronic disease management platform Lark Health, and Natalie Schneider, Samsung’s VP of digital health. Telehealth’s Tipping Point Monday at 9:20 a.m. Interest in the virtual …

Geisinger

7 can’t-miss panels at HLTH19 | Healthcare Dive | 10/24/2019

… CVS CEO Larry Merlo, ONC head Don Rucker and CMS Administrator Seema Verma. Last year , Feinberg, then the CEO of Geisinger, announced the integrated health system would be offering patients free DNA sequencing, Change Healthcare … startup Propeller Health, Julia Hu, CEO and co-founder of chronic disease management platform Lark Health, and Natalie Schneider, Samsung’s VP of digital health. Telehealth’s Tipping Point Monday at 9:20 a.m. Interest in the virtual …

Harvard Medical School

Microsoft Worldwide General Manager, Retail Health Innovation, To Take The Stage At The 2019 Connected Health Conference | PR Newswire | 10/9/2019

… field. The three-day program will cover the spectrum of technology-enabled, person-centered care, from prevention to wellness and chronic disease management, with a focus on new evidence and approaches in connected health. GENERAL … health care entities. It is a principal teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School . Personal Connected Health Alliance PCHAlliance , a membership-based HIMSS innovation company, accelerates technical, business and social strategies necessary to advance personal connected …

HCA

CORRECTING and REPLACING White Oak Healthcare Finance Provides Growth Capital Financing to CareMax Medical Group for Expansionary Acquisition | Business Wire | 8/20/2019

… YORK- Please replace the release with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. The corrected release reads: WHITE OAK HEALTHCARE FINANCE PROVIDES GROWTH CAPITAL FINANCING TO CAREMAX MEDICAL GROUP FOR EXPANSIONARY ACQUISITION White Oak … services, including primary and preventative care, specialist services, diagnostic testing, chronic disease management, dental and optometry services under global capitation contracts. Through its financing with White Oak, CareMax has added an 8th medical center to …

Kaiser Permanente Washington

Kaiser Permanente Funds Firearm Injury Prevention Research Studies | PR Newswire | 6/20/2019

… of firearm suicide-prevention tools in health care settings: Patient-reported access to firearms and decision aid for storing firearms – Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute. “We believe that safety is integral to the health … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. https://about.kaiserpermanente.org/ For more information …

Advocate Health Care

Walgreens’ CMO on the retailer’s expanding healthcare role, Microsoft partnership | FierceHealthcare | 6/12/2019

… neighborhood healthcare clinics, physician house calls and optical and hearing services. The platform connects to 20 healthcare provider organizations including Advocate Health Care, Providence St. Joseph Health and LabCorp as well as telehealth providers DermatologistonCall … areas of focus will be around developing a suite of chronic disease management applications and patient engagement applications and really leveraging all the engineering talent from Microsoft as well as their cloud and AI and …

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Partners Connected Health And Hitachi Develop An Explainable AI Technology To Help Doctors Predict Readmissions And Improve Patient Outcomes | PR Newswire | 12/12/2017

… chronic disease management, prevention and wellness. Partners HealthCare , an integrated health system founded by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, includes two academic medical centers, community and specialty hospitals, a managed care organization, community health centers, a physician network, home health and long-term care services, and other health care entities. Partners is a principal teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School. About Hitachi, Ltd. Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501 …

Humana

Texas A&M University, Humana Announce 2020 Healthcare Analytics Case Competition | Business Wire | 9/2/2020

… BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 2, 2020– Mays Business School at Texas A&M University and leading health and well-being company Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) are launching the 2020 Humana-Mays Healthcare Analytics Case Competition to … create personalized experiences and support emerging capabilities from telehealth to chronic disease management, all of which contribute to better health outcomes.” The teams will be judged based on the following criteria: Quantitative analysis identifying key …

How Payers Scale Social Determinants of Health Goals | HealthPayer Intelligence | 6/22/2020

Private Payers News How Payers Scale Social Determinants of Health Goals Humana’s Bold Goal program highlights ways that payers can scale their social determinants of health strategies across lines of business and demographics. Source: Getty … management strategy is key to helping members successfully pursue their chronic disease management. For example, patients with diabetes are known to see a spike in emergency department visits and hospitalizations in the third and fourth …

Health Net

Studies by AHN Neurologists Improve Understanding of Stroke Therapy Risks in Patients with Chronic Health Conditions | PRWeb | 9/2/2020

… Health Network (AHN) Neuroscience Institute. Konark Malhotra, MD, vascular neurologist at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) and the AHN Neuroscience Institute, and principal investigator of the study “Studies such as those led by Dr. Malhotra and his team are essential to improving our understanding of chronic disease management and developing better therapeutic strategies that can make a life-changing difference for stroke patients.” PITTSBURGH Intravenous thrombolysis may put stroke patients with …

Meridian Supports Populations Disproportionately Impacted by COVID-19 in Illinois | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

… Health Network – ACCESS works to address the health of underserved communities through preventive care, chronic disease management, and support services across its 34 FQHCs throughout Illinois . Beloved Community Family Wellness Center (BCFWC) – BCFWC is a non-profit FQHC committed to providing comprehensive, accessible, timely, and affordable primary health care, preventive education, and social service programs to the Greater Englewood and surrounding communities. Community Health Partnership of Illinois (CHP) – CHP provides …

Aetna

New Aetna Health Plan Leverages CVS HealthHUBs, Narrow Networks | HealthPayer Intelligence | 9/1/2020

Private Payers News New Aetna Health Plan Leverages CVS HealthHUBs, Narrow Networks The narrow network health plan will incorporate lower cost sites of care and will offer premiums that Aetna projects will be 20 percent … care physician. Members can book appointments at HealthHUBs to get chronic disease management support or to see a MinuteClinic provider. MinuteClinic providers coordinate care with the member’s primary care provider to arrange for certain prescriptions …

Engage PEO Adds Kaiser Permanente Health Plans in California, Colorado and Georgia | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

… three key growth markets: California , Colorado and Georgia . The new relationship with Kaiser Permanente, together with Engage’s existing offerings with Aetna and MetLife, further expands the options available to Engage clients for high-quality, affordable … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. CONTACT: Gina Halley-Wright , [email …

Centene Corp

Meridian Supports Populations Disproportionately Impacted by COVID-19 in Illinois | PR Newswire | 6/15/2020

CHICAGO Today, Meridian, a subsidiary of Centene Corporation, announced it will provide $480,000 in total funding to eight Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) across Illinois to help address health disparities among those communities hit hardest … to address the health of underserved communities through preventive care, chronic disease management, and support services across its 34 FQHCs throughout Illinois . Beloved Community Family Wellness Center (BCFWC) – BCFWC is a non-profit FQHC committed …

InHealth MD Alliance Hires Dr. Mark Leenay as CEO | Business Wire | 4/28/2020

… https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200428005295/en/ Dr. Mark Leenay (Photo: Business Wire) Headquartered in Orlando, IMA provides preventative care services, chronic disease management, and patient care coordination and case management. IMA has more than 60 … WellCare Health Plans, which earlier this year was acquired by Centene Corporation in a $17 billion transaction. In his role as Chief Medical Officer, Executive Vice President at WellCare, Dr. Leenay was responsible for clinical …

Cigna

Omada Health links with Blue Cross Blue Shield on type 2 diabetes - Business Insider | 11/15/2019

… interaction, or dismiss a notification. This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. Chronic disease management startup Omada Health landed a major coverage agreement with Blue Cross Blue … evidenced by a 2,000-person study conducted in collaboration with Cigna in 2018. We could see more payers and employers flock to Omada in search of savings, as diabetes costs the US $237 billion per …

Medicare Advantage open enrollment starts this week. Here are the health plans’ star ratings for 2020 | FierceHealthcare | 10/12/2019

… CMS said. The star rating scores, which are on a five-star scale, are based on clinical factors such as chronic disease management alongside member experience and customer service measures. Kaiser Permanente once again leads … listed for contracts by CMS. Close on UHC’s heels are Cigna and Anthem, which both earned an average of 3.8 stars for the 2020 plan year. Cigna, in particular, is looking to make a splash …

Metroplus Health Plan

Cecelia Health Reaches One Million Patient Interactions Milestone and Raises Awareness for World Diabetes Day | PRWeb | 11/14/2019

… and with sensitivities to patients’ language and culture can have, in both my former role as President and CEO of MetroPlus Health Plan and my current position with Cecelia Health,” said Dr. Arnold Saperstein, chief … coaching through a virtual clinic has the power to address chronic disease management at scale, regardless of a person’s language, socioeconomic standing or geographic barriers.” David founded Cecelia Health in remembrance of his own expert …

Former CEO of MetroPlus Health Plan, Dr. Arnold Saperstein, Joins Cecelia Health as Chief Medical Officer | PRWeb | 10/10/2019

Cecelia Health , a leading technology-enabled chronic disease management company based in New York City, has hired former President and CEO of MetroPlus Health Plan, Arnold Saperstein MD, FACP, as Chief Medical Officer. Saperstein began his career in managed care in 1992 and joined MetroPlus Health Plan in 1995 initially as Chief Medical Officer and then as President and CEO from 2006 until 2019. MetroPlus Health Plan, a wholly-owned …

Alignment Health Plan

PrimeCare Medical Network to Participate in Alignment Healthcare’s Medicare Advantage Care Provider Network | Business Wire | 12/4/2017

… Medical Network – comprising 14 PrimeCare independent practice associations (IPAs) including Empire Physicians Medical Group and Valley Physicians Network – to its Alignment Health Plan’s Medicare Advantage provider network. PrimeCare maintains an expansive base of primary care … Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for 2018. Alignment offers patients expert chronic disease management programs and enhanced customer support through its command center that monitors its plan participants’ health status so that medical intervention can be …

Alignment Healthcare Adds Access to WakeMed and Duke Health in 2018 | Business Wire | 10/30/2017

… major health systems. Enrollment in these plans also gives members exclusive, personalized access to Alignment Healthcare services, including care coordination, chronic disease management and Alignment Healthcare Centers specially designed for seniors to offer care where … Healthcare offers HMO plan options to California residents through the Alignment Health Plan, and partners with select health plans in North Carolina and Florida to help deliver better benefits at lower costs. For more information …

Stephanie Tilenius

Vida Health Becomes First Chronic Disease Management Platform to Fully Support Spanish-speaking Population | Business & Finance | manchestertimes.com | Business Wire | 9/10/2020

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 10, 2020– This week Vida Health became the first major chronic disease management platform to add a fully-supported Spanish program to its services. Vida’s Spanish-language service allows Spanish … important things we’ve accomplished,” said Vida Health Founder and CEO Stephanie Tilenius. “Health and sustained behavior change are such personal endeavors, and being able to support a more diverse set of members across the United …

Kevin McRaith

Welldoc Adds to Executive Team With New Commercial Leadership Hires | Business Wire | 9/9/2020

COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 9, 2020– Welldoc®, a trailblazer in digital health that is revolutionizing chronic disease management to help transform lives, today announced an expanded leadership team with the appointments of Keith Reynolds … our commercial team will be key to our success,” said Kevin McRaith, CEO at Welldoc. “Together they bring more than 60 years of leadership in commercializing digital health platforms, payer sales management and business development …

Greg Adams

Jeff Collins Named President of Kaiser Permanente Northwest | PR Newswire | 8/25/2020

… the past 75 years, we’ve built a foundation of superior health care services for our patients, members, and communities,” said Greg Adams , Kaiser Permanente chairman and CEO. “We’re pleased to bring to the Northwest a … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery, and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health. For more information, contact: Michael …

David Weingard

Chronic disease coaching company Cecelia Health closes $13M | MobiHealthNews | 8/18/2020

… and accelerate market adoption of its virtual coaching and telemedicine services. 09:58 am Share Cecelia Health, a virtual diabetes and chronic disease management startup, has raised $13 million in Series B funding. Rittenhouse Ventures and … in January 2019 (after the CDE who CEO and founder David Weingard said inspired him to start the company). It expanded its focus beyond diabetes and into additional chronic conditions. The company partners with health …

Jennifer Schneider

Livongo-Teladoc merger: How the $18.5 billion deal happened | Fortune | 8/13/2020

In October of 2008, the same year the first iPhone came to market, a company called EosHealth, focused on chronic disease management (at the time, diabetes) was officially incorporated in Delaware. It had an ambitious … made up of actual diabetes patients —including its own president, Jennifer Schneider. Schneider told Fortune a personal story shortly after the company’s IPO about her use of Livongo’s platform, which had soared in popularity (and …

Donald Trump

CMS unveils new alternative payment model for rural health | Modern Healthcare | 8/11/2020

… that will transform the rural healthcare system,” CMS Administrator Seema Verma said in a statement. The new demonstration follows President Donald Trump’s executive order last week , directing federal agencies to improve rural health and access … beneficiaries and offer gift cards or other financial rewards through chronic disease management programs. The community transformation track offers rural providers a wide range of additional operational and regulatory flexibilities like making it easier for …

Bernard J. Tyson

Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine Installs an Indelible Reminder of the Fight For Social Equity With Glenn Kaino’s Artwork: Bridge (Science of Speed) | PR Newswire | 7/20/2020

PASADENA, Calif. The Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine announced today the permanent installation of Bridge (Science of Speed) , a major artwork by Los Angeles conceptual artist Glenn Kaino . The piece was created … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. Visit: https://about.kaiserpermanente.org/ Contact Mi …

Larry Merlo

Affordability, Technology Use Key for Healthcare Consumerism | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/15/2020

… strongly now. “The pandemic has forced countless Americans to rethink their approach to health and explore different avenues of care,” Larry Merlo, CEO of CVS Health, said in a statement . “Whether in the community, in … because of the costs involved. These challenges with affordability and chronic disease management will remain salient moving forward, particularly as medical professionals continue to see patients reticent to receive in-person care. But these lessons …

Michael J. Markus

HGE Health and Adherium collaborate to Integrate Medication Compliance Into Digital COPD and Asthma Management Platform | PRWeb | 4/16/2020

… their prescriptions will also allow the effectiveness of different medications to be evaluated on a patient by patient basis,” explained Michael J. Markus, PhD, the CEO of HGE Health FT. WASHINGTON, Pa. HGE Health has … Fort Washington, PA, HGE Health harnesses its deep experience in chronic disease management and digital health in pulmonary disease, telemedicine, and mobile health to develop a clinical services platform that delivers better care faster at …

Sean Duffy

COVID-19 is changing everything. Here’s what that means for diabetes | FierceHealthcare | 4/13/2020

… Sean Duffy, CEO of Omada Health, said that his company has a seen its diabetes patients increase their use of Omada’s behavioral health tools by 10 times of late. That led Omada to more directly integrate some of its behavioral health modules into its platform for chronic disease management, he said. “The reality is everyone’s feeling it in their own way,” Duffy said, “but the month of April for the …

Bechara Choucair

Futuro Health offers pandemic-readiness training to California’s licensed vocational nurses for anticipated COVID-19 surge | PR Newswire | 4/8/2020

… nursing assistants. “ California will need licensed vocational nurses equipped with the right training to help patients through this pandemic,” said Bechara Choucair , MD, senior vice president and chief health officer for Kaiser Permanente. “LVNs and … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. Contact: Michelle Jimenez (210) 315-6252 …

Mark Boomer

RespirCare and HGE Health Expand Partnership to Make Same-Day Care Available to COPD Patients Nationwide | PRWeb | 12/4/2019

… with RespirCare’s walk-in clinics to facilitate same-day care for COPD patients, reducing hospital admissions and medical costs. Dr. Mark Boomer, left, founder of RespirCare has tapped the technology of HGE Health to remain … Fort Washington, PA, HGE Health harnesses its deep experience in chronic disease management and digital health in pulmonary disease, telemedicine and mobile health to offer a clinical services platform that delivers better care faster at …

Don Mordecai

Kaiser Permanente mental health care rated California’s best | PR Newswire | 11/4/2019

… reflection of the exceptional work being done by our mental health providers and our substantial investments in this area,” said Don Mordecai , MD, Kaiser Permanente’s national leader for mental health and wellness. “These ratings validate … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. Media contact : Marc Brown marc.t.brown …

Erez Raphael

DarioHealth Reports Results for Third Quarter 2019 | Benzinga | 10/28/2019

… to-business (B2B), as sequential revenue growth and client wins were generated in combination with a lower expense structure CEO, Erez Raphael , stated, “In the third quarter, we believe that we produced tangible evidence that … U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared hypertension extension of its chronic disease management platform. We’re excited about the versatility of our platform and that we can now potentially help 75 million patients in the U.S …

Eileen Howard Boone

CVS Health Invests $2.5M in Tobacco, Opioids Substance Abuse Care | HealthPayer Intelligence | 10/18/2019

… health outcomes of our communities by strengthening our local support and empowering local organizations that are developing innovative solutions,” said Eileen Howard Boone, senior vice president of corporate social responsibility and philanthropy at CVS Health … clinics that operate across the state as well as supporting chronic disease management programs. The clinics will be empowered to serve 52,000 underreached Ohio residents. Lastly, CVS Health will further establish its workforce six training …

Patrick Courneya

Highest Rating from Covered California | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/15/2019

… high-quality care and service we provide to our 700,000 Covered California enrollees and all of our members nationwide,” said Patrick Courneya , MD, executive vice president and chief medical officer for National Health Plan and … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. About the Covered California Plan …

Dan McCoy

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas and Sanitas Medical Center Unveil New Medical Center to Advance Primary and Value-Based Care | PR Newswire | 10/11/2019

… provide value-based primary care to increase the opportunities for coordinated, high-quality health outcomes for our members,” said Dr. Dan McCoy , president of BCBSTX. “Primary care physicians are the cornerstone of optimal health care … their healthcare needs. Our emphasis on preventive care, wellness and chronic disease management programs and community engagement will help our patients stay healthy and have peace of mind.” While most of the medical centers will …

James Park

Fitbit unveils data-driven personal health subscription, Fitbit Premium | MobiHealthNews | 8/28/2019

… well as social challenges and games. “It’s really an important first step to making health accessible for everyone,” Fitbit CEO James Park said during a press preview event. “It’s an affordable paid service, a single … preferred smart scale device for the digital health marketplace’s various chronic disease management programs. “We’re excited to expand our partnership with [Solera Health] in a way that we can not only incorporate our wearable, but …

Sara Heath

Walgreens App Expands into Chronic Disease Management, Care Access | Patient Engagement HIT | 7/26/2019

Patient Data Access News Walgreens App Expands into Chronic Disease Management, Care Access The app has integrated remote monitoring partners that will support better chronic disease management on the go. Source: Thinkstock By Sara Heath July 26, 2019 - Walgreens has expanded its Find Care digital platform to support expansive chronic disease management and use of remote monitoring tools, the retail chain recently announced . The Walgreens Find Care app improvements will …

Jason Glanz

Study: Opioid dose variability may be a risk factor for opioid overdose | PR Newswire | 4/19/2019

… many health care organizations across the country, has made significant changes to safely reduce opioid prescriptions for our members,” said Jason Glanz , PhD, senior investigator at the Institute for Health Research and co-author on … prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. For more information, go to …

Joseph C. Kvedar

New Continua Design Guidelines Enable Integration Of Patient Generated Data Into Electronic Health Records To Support Chronic Disease Management Built On HL7 FHIR Specifications | PR Newswire | 12/13/2017

Worldwide Offices New Continua Design Guidelines Enable Integration Of Patient Generated Data Into Electronic Health Records To Support Chronic Disease Management Built On HL7 FHIR Specifications Enabling secure data transmission from personal connected health devices … and will improve our ability to manage chronic conditions,” said Joseph C. Kvedar , MD, Vice President, Connected Health, Partners HealthCare, and PCHAlliance Board member. “Integrating these patient data into the EHR is imperative, and the …

State of California

Human API raises $20 million to standardize health records with AI | VentureBeat | 10/27/2020

Image Credit: Shutterstock / Uber images The audio problem Access here Human API , a San Mateo, California-based company developing an AI pipeline that structures health data into a standardized format, this week raised over $20 million. A spokesperson for the startup says the capital will be used to scale new products and services that support product design, risk stratification, clinical trial recruitment, population health management, patient monitoring, and chronic disease …

Human API raises $20 million to standardize health records with AI | 10/27/2020

… California-based company developing an AI pipeline that structures health data into a standardized format, this week raised over $20 million. A spokesperson for the startup says the capital will be used to scale new products and services that support product design, risk stratification, clinical trial recruitment, population health management, patient monitoring, and chronic disease management. On October 1, the U.S. 21st Century Cures Act came into force. Signed into …

New York, New York

Senior Health Corps Volunteer | 10/20/2020

… Volunteer The Department for the Aging works to 1) eliminate ageism and ensure the dignity and quality-of-life of New York City‚Äôs diverse older adults, and for the support of their caregivers through … senior center and NORC network. The unit oversees efforts around: Chronic disease management and prevention Falls prevention Exercise programming Overall health and well-being Health education programs and activities throughout the five boroughs for older …

Texas grand jury: No action against killer of church shooter | 9/25/2020

… you’ll get this version: This land needs dementia care Comprehensive dementia care From California to Indiana From Oklahoma to the New York Island We need dementia care for our families As I sought clearly, the … you can’t remember to take your medications? We think about chronic disease management for many other conditions as self management. I’m going to teach you about diabetes and you’re going to self manage your condition …

State of New York

Senior Health Corps Volunteer | 10/20/2020

… Volunteer The Department for the Aging works to 1) eliminate ageism and ensure the dignity and quality-of-life of New York City‚Äôs diverse older adults, and for the support of their caregivers through … senior center and NORC network. The unit oversees efforts around: Chronic disease management and prevention Falls prevention Exercise programming Overall health and well-being Health education programs and activities throughout the five boroughs for older …

Texas grand jury: No action against killer of church shooter | 9/25/2020

… you’ll get this version: This land needs dementia care Comprehensive dementia care From California to Indiana From Oklahoma to the New York Island We need dementia care for our families As I sought clearly, the … you can’t remember to take your medications? We think about chronic disease management for many other conditions as self management. I’m going to teach you about diabetes and you’re going to self manage your condition …

York, Pennsylvania

Texas grand jury: No action against killer of church shooter | 9/25/2020

… get this version: This land needs dementia care Comprehensive dementia care From California to Indiana From Oklahoma to the New York Island We need dementia care for our families As I sought clearly, the research … you can’t remember to take your medications? We think about chronic disease management for many other conditions as self management. I’m going to teach you about diabetes and you’re going to self manage your condition …

Texas grand jury: No action against killer of church shooter | 9/25/2020

… get this version: This land needs dementia care Comprehensive dementia care From California to Indiana From Oklahoma to the New York Island We need dementia care for our families As I sought clearly, the research … you can’t remember to take your medications? We think about chronic disease management for many other conditions as self management. I’m going to teach you about diabetes and you’re going to self manage your condition …