Population Health

Differences in Psychotropic Drug Prescribing Between Ethnic Groups of People with Dementia in the United Kingdom | 1/20/2020

Editor who approved publication: Professor Vera Ehrenstein Mary Elizabeth Jones, 1 Irene Petersen, 1 Kate Walters, 1 Cini Bhanu, 1 Jill Manthorpe, 2 Rosalind Raine, 3 Naaheed Mukadam, 4 Claudia Cooper 4 1 Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, London, UK; 2 NIHR Health and Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King’s College London, London, UK; 3 Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK; 4 …

Rising Government Initiatives Driving Electronic Health Record Market | 1/20/2020

… collection of a patient’s health records stored in a digital format is referred to as EHR. In terms of component, the EHR market is divided into patient management, referral management, practice management, e-prescription, population health management, and others (which include health analytics and decision support). Among these, the practice management division dominated the market during the historical period (2013–2017). The e-prescription division is projected to witness the …

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TU Law welcomes new faculty expert in Indian and health law | 1/20/2020

TU Law welcomes new faculty expert in Indian and health law TU Law welcomes new faculty expert in Indian and health law January 16, 2020 This summer, The University of Tulsa College of Law will welcome Aila Hoss as a new assistant professor of law. Hoss is currently a visiting assistant professor at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law , where she leads courses on property, food and drug …

Jazz Pharmaceuticals Receives EU Marketing Authorisation for Sunosi® (solriamfetol) for Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Adults with Narcolepsy or Obstructive Sleep Apnea | PR Newswire | 1/20/2020

… Schedules of Controlled Substances: Placement of Solriamfetol in Schedule IV. Available at: https://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/fed_regs/rules/2019/fr0617_3.htm Last accessed July 2019 . Young et al. Epidemiology of Obstructive Sleep Apnea A Population Health Perspective. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 2002;165(9):1217–1239. American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Central disorders of hypersomnolence. In: The International Classification of Sleep Disorders - Third Edition (ICSD-3 …

Stroudwater Associates Positions to Increase Its Impact on Healthcare with Investment in People, Technology, and Service Offerings | PR Newswire | 1/20/2020

… support to hospitals, health systems and provider organizations facing immediate challenges in operating and financial performance. In addition to its longer-term engagements around strategic planning, capital planning, affiliation and partnership advisory, revenue cycle, population health and team care, it has developed shorter term assessments that provide immediate value. Products include: Rapid Strategic Planning Rapid Facility Planning Strategic, Financial, and Operational Assessments (SFOA) Physician Office / Clinic Designations Payer Contracting Chargemaster …

Canadian Physiotherapy Association Names Physitrack as Patient Engagement and Telehealth Partner | Business Wire | 1/20/2020

… outcomes, and engage patients via secure video calling. Henrik Molin, CEO of Physitrack adds: “We are proud that CPA has chosen Physitrack to bring the full benefit of remote patient engagement, mobile technologies, and population health enabled systems to its members and their patients. We are aware of the association’s strong commitment to the adoption of technology, and so are particularly pleased to work with them. CPA joins our growing …

Visit-to-Visit HbA1c Variability Is Associated With Cardiovascular Disease and Microvascular Complications in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes | 1/20/2020

… Complications in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetes Kaixin Zhou 2 , 3 and Ewan R. Pearson 2 ⇑ 1 Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China 2 Division of Population Health and Genomics, Ninewells Hospital and School of Medicine, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, U.K. 3 School of Life Science, University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China Corresponding author: Ewan R. Pearson, e.z.pearson …

Novel Biomarkers for Change in Renal Function in People With Dysglycemia | 1/20/2020

Novel Biomarkers for Change in Renal Function in People With Dysglycemia Hertzel C. Gerstein 1 ⇑ , Sibylle Hess 3 , for the ORIGIN Trial Investigators 1 Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 2 Thrombosis and Atherosclerosis Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 3 Sanofi Aventis Deutschland GmbH Research and Development, Frankfurt, Germany Corresponding author: Hertzel C. Gerstein, gerstein{at}mcmaster.ca …

Declining mental health among seniors – Technology plays the role of a magical elixir | 1/19/2020

… condition of the American residents (aged above 60) and living off less than $30,000 has seen to worsen with time, as found by the researchers of Stanford University. In fact, the associate professor of population health and primary care, David Rehkopf was taken aback by this finding as this was ‘unexpected’ according to him. He believed that there was lot of attention being paid to the 35-60 year olds regarding …

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities With Cerner Corp. and athenahealth Inc. | Technavio | Business Wire | 1/18/2020

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 17, 2020– The global patient engagement solutions market is poised to grow by USD 18.36 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 18% during the forecast period. Request Free Sample Pages This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200117005288/en/ Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled global patient engagement solutions market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business …

Execs emphasize diversification during J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference | Modern Healthcare | 1/18/2020

… visits or outpatient clinic visits. More than one executive used the one-foot-in-two-canoes analogy. Health systems are in a tricky spot because they’re trying to lower the cost of care, manage population health and get paid for value, but also protect their bread and butter—inpatient care. The solution is diversifying revenue so that it’s less from patient care and more from commercialization, partnerships and even grants …

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Barbara K. Rimer, Faculty Service Award Citation | 1/18/2020

… Research and Practice , now in its fifth edition, is an international reference in the field. Next was her work in government. As division director of the National Cancer Institute, she initiated new directions for population health that still guide the nation’s cancer control research goals. She helped improve the rate of women getting mammograms through her understanding of genetic predisposition that would identify who was predisposed to get breast cancer …

Improving a county’s health, one bite at a time | 1/18/2020

… given the health of the county’s residents, the couple says. Sullivan County ranks 61st out of 62 New York counties for wellness, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The county has held that rank, ahead of only the Bronx, since 2010, when the nonprofit foundation and the university began jointly producing their annual report, County Health Rankings & Roadmaps. Among other factors …

AL Providers, Payer Form Value-Based Medicare Advantage Plan | HealthPayer Intelligence | 1/17/2020

Private Payers News AL Providers, Payer Form Value-Based Medicare Advantage Plan In a new trend, Huntsville Hospital and UAB are joining together to offer their own health plan, a value-based Medicare Advantage plan through Viva Health. Source: Getty Images By January 17, 2020 - Huntsville Hospital and University of Alabama Birmingham Health System (UAB) are partnering to create a value-based Medicare Advantage plan through Viva Health. “We are …

Menomonee Falls Chamber of Commerce names humanitarian of the year | 1/17/2020

… Menomonee Falls police chief, who nominated Pollard for the humanitarian award, Pollard helped provide more than $87 million to Menomonee Falls and the surrounding communities. “This translates to local programs and partnerships that improve population health and reduce disparities,” they wrote. “It is important to have strong healthcare access in the community. Hundreds of communities want what we have with Froedert. It really enhances the quality of life,” he said …

Healthcare Cloud Computing Industry Report 2020: World Market to Exceed $92 Billion by 2027 | PR Newswire | 1/17/2020

… Market, By Application 9.1 Introduction 9.2 Clinical Information Systems 9.2.1 Electronic Medical Records 9.2.2 Laboratory Information Management Systems 9.2.3 Pharmacy Information Systems 9.2.4 Picture Archiving, Communication Systems & Vendor-Neutral Archives and Image Sharing 9.2.5 Population Health Management 9.2.6 Radiology Information Systems 9.2.7 Telehealth 9.2.8 Other Clinical Information Systems 9.3 Nonclinical Information Systems 9.3.1 Billing and Accounts Management 9.3.2 Financial Management 9.3.3 Fraud Management 9.3.4 Health Information Exchange 9.3.5 Revenue Cycle …

What’s Next for Health in 280 Characters or Less | 1/17/2020

… when and where they want it through new innovation, collaboration and direct consumer input. —Mark Anderson, Chief Operating Officer, EAST TX ACO; the Houston Chapter of HIMSS President Broadband access—all our national and population health goals start with access to all. Once broadband and access has been initialized, then population health, management, telehealth and patient wellness will begin to grow. —Sepi Browning, the Georgia Chapter of HIMSS President There …

WSU Works To Become More Welcoming To Native Students On Its Spokane Campus - Spokane Public Radio | 1/17/2020

… in public health. “I was sort of sure at that time that I wanted to do medicine, but all the nitty gritty science details didn’t always appeal to me. The social health aspect and population health really did,” she said. After McPhail graduated, she moved to San Diego and she worked for a company that makes insulin pumps for diabetics. She was a customer service representative. She soon learned that …

Can CBD Help You Sleep? Here’s What The Research Tells Us - GreenwichTime | 1/17/2020

Photo: Peter Cade Getty Images Photo: Peter Cade Getty Images Image 1 of / 1 1 Photo: Peter Cade Getty Images Can CBD Help You Sleep? Here’s What The Research Tells Us 1 / 1 Back to Gallery How tired are you right now? If you’re like many Americans, your answer probably leans more toward the sleep-deprived side. Fifty to 70 million of us suffer from sleep problems, according to the …

Telehealth

Scripps Researchers Use #Mhealth Wearables to Track Flu Outbreaks – SPONSOR: CardioComm Solutions $EKG.ca – $ATE.ca $TLT.ca $OGI.ca $ACST.ca $IPA.ca | 1/20/2020

… Fitbit users who became sick. By January 17, 2020 – Researchers have found a way to use mHealth wearables to tackle population health concerns. Led by digital health expert Eric Topol, MD, researchers at the Scripps … Diego-based organization, which has conducted dozens of mHealth and telehealth studies over the past decade. This study, funded in part by the National Institutes of Health, aims to improve population health management for a …

Canadian Physiotherapy Association Names Physitrack as Patient Engagement and Telehealth Partner | Business Wire | 1/20/2020

OTTAWA, Canada- The Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) has announced it will partner with Physitrack, the global patient connectivity and Telehealth provider, to deliver its platform for remote patient engagement to its growing Membership of more … the full benefit of remote patient engagement, mobile technologies, and population health enabled systems to its members and their patients. We are aware of the association’s strong commitment to the adoption of technology, and so …

Patient Engagement

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities With Cerner Corp. and athenahealth Inc. | Technavio | Business Wire | 1/18/2020

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 17, 2020– The global patient engagement solutions market is poised to grow by USD 18.36 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 18% during the forecast period. Request Free … under various segments such as Clinical and Financial Solutions and Population Health. The company offers FollowMyHealth, which is a mobile-first, enterprise patient engagement solution. athenahealth Inc. athenahealth Inc. is headquartered in the US and …

Patient Engagement Solutions

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities With Cerner Corp. and athenahealth Inc. | Technavio | Business Wire | 1/18/2020

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 17, 2020– The global patient engagement solutions market is poised to grow by USD 18.36 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 18% during the forecast period. Request Free … under various segments such as Clinical and Financial Solutions and Population Health. The company offers FollowMyHealth, which is a mobile-first, enterprise patient engagement solution. athenahealth Inc. athenahealth Inc. is headquartered in the US and …

Home Healthcare

Emergency Medical Technician - USA-MI-Romulus | 1/18/2020

… home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.Maxim Healthcare Services …

AL Providers, Payer Form Value-Based Medicare Advantage Plan | HealthPayer Intelligence | 1/17/2020

… population health, and rural health. The Medicare Advantage plan will be offered through VIVA Health, which is among the managed care companies in the state with the highest growth according to its website . Services at Viva Health’s disposal for the Medicare Advantage plan include home health agencies, skilled nursing facilities, pharmacies, and durable medical equipment providers. Home healthcare provisions could be critical for seniors in an area that ranks second …

Patient Engagement Solutions Market

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities With Cerner Corp. and athenahealth Inc. | Technavio | Business Wire | 1/18/2020

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 17, 2020– The global patient engagement solutions market is poised to grow by USD 18.36 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 18% during the forecast period. Request Free … under various segments such as Clinical and Financial Solutions and Population Health. The company offers FollowMyHealth, which is a mobile-first, enterprise patient engagement solution. athenahealth Inc. athenahealth Inc. is headquartered in the US and …

Digital Health

Day 3 Notes at the 2020 J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference | 1/17/2020

… at J.P. Morgan’s healthcare conference, including many of the leading global risk-bearing physician organizations and the next-generation leading population health management companies, was a desire for further clarification of the recently launched Direct … sciences companies and pharmaceutical manufacturers. In the rapidly growing Chinese digital health space, Ping An Good Doctor – a Chinese healthcare platform looking to connect the 100 million middle class Chinese families to doctors and establish …

What’s Next for Health in 280 Characters or Less | 1/17/2020

… Mark Anderson, Chief Operating Officer, EAST TX ACO; the Houston Chapter of HIMSS President Broadband access—all our national and population health goals start with access to all. Once broadband and access has been initialized … healthcare… both are moving exponentially in multiple directions. But in digital health, the future is all about information and its governance… successes in technology have unleashed a firehose that we must harness! —Michael Nusbaum, BASc …

Population Health Analytics

Bon Secours Mercy Health invests in Lirio artificial intelligence platform | Healthcare IT News | 1/17/2020

… care quality and achieve operational efficiencies,” said Mike West, Lirio’s chairman and CEO, said. “By effectively utilizing large volumes of population health data, we can activate consumers by guiding them with personalized, data-driven health … scientists, data scientists and AI researchers, enabling new innovations for population health analytics and community partnerships to address social determinants of health. THE LARGER TREND Bon Secours Mercy Health, the fifth-largest Catholic health system …

UHIN turns to NextGate for Reliable Patient Matching and Statewide Data Exchange | PR Newswire | 1/16/2020

population health analytics and quality reporting for members participating in value-based care initiatives. “UHIN is proud to be working with NextGate to ensure our providers have the most complete and accurate information to deliver the high-quality level of care every patient deserves,” said Brian Chin , CEO of UHIN. “Consistently connecting the right data to the right individual is a critical requirement in today’s growing digitized environment and we …

Revenue Cycle Management

Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Hit USD 27.8 Billion by 2026: Grand View Research, Inc. | 1/17/2020

… www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/healthcare-cloud-computing-market Further key findings from the study suggest: · Non-clinical information systems such as revenue cycle management, health information exchange, financial management, etc., accounted for the largest revenue share … Systems · Electronic Medical Records · PACS, VNA, and Image Sharing Solutions · Population Health Management · Telehealth · Laboratory Information Management Systems · Pharmacy Information Systems · Radiology Information Systems · Other CIS · Non-Clinical Information Systems · Revenue Cycle Management · Billing and …

Radiology Information System

Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Hit USD 27.8 Billion by 2026: Grand View Research, Inc. | 1/17/2020

Population Health Management · Telehealth · Laboratory Information Management Systems · Pharmacy Information Systems · Radiology Information Systems · Other CIS · Non-Clinical Information Systems · Revenue Cycle Management · Billing and Accounts Management · Financial Management · Healthcare Information Exchange · Fraud Management · Supply Chain Management · Other NCIS Healthcare Cloud Computing Deployment Model Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2014 - 2026) · Private cloud · Hybrid cloud · Public cloud Healthcare Cloud Computing Service Model Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2014 - 2026) · Software-as-a …

Clinical Information Systems

Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Hit USD 27.8 Billion by 2026: Grand View Research, Inc. | 1/17/2020

… Healthcare Cloud Computing Market https://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/healthcare-cloud-computing-market Further key findings from the study suggest: · Non-clinical information systems such as revenue cycle management, health information exchange, financial management, etc., accounted … Systems · Electronic Medical Records · PACS, VNA, and Image Sharing Solutions · Population Health Management · Telehealth · Laboratory Information Management Systems · Pharmacy Information Systems · Radiology Information Systems · Other CIS · Non-Clinical Information Systems · Revenue Cycle Management · Billing and …

CVS Health

Execs emphasize diversification during J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference | Modern Healthcare | 1/18/2020

… two-canoes analogy. Health systems are in a tricky spot because they’re trying to lower the cost of care, manage population health and get paid for value, but also protect their bread and butter—inpatient … said. And while lots of physicians and health systems see CVS Health and its HealthHub concept as a threat, the pharmacy giant said it actually wants to partner with providers and drive referrals their way …

Healthcare’s digital transformation: 5 predictions for 2020 | CIO | 12/19/2019

… sector when it comes to the pace of digital transformation. The threat of non-traditional competition from the likes of CVS Health, Walmart, and even tech firms such as Amazon, is likely to spur health … emerging areas where the technology is showing promise, especially in population health risk assessment and interventions. However, algorithmic bias has been a constant concern about AI, especially in clinical use cases. Reports that Optum’s AI …

CipherHealth

Global Patient Engagement Solutions Market 2020-2024 | Evolving Opportunities With Cerner Corp. and athenahealth Inc. | Technavio | Business Wire | 1/18/2020

… Inc. is headquartered in the US and operates the business under various segments such as Clinical and Financial Solutions and Population Health. The company offers FollowMyHealth, which is a mobile-first, enterprise patient engagement solution … Global. The company offers HealtheLife, HealtheLife: Engagement, and CareAware myStation. CipherHealth Inc. CipherHealth Inc. is headquartered in the US and offers products through the following business segments: Solutions and Technology. The company offers Readmission Reduction …

Greenway Health

New Age EHRs: Required Features and Functionalities To Ensure Patient and Physician Satisfaction | 1/16/2020

… New Age EHRs: Required Features and Functionalities To Ensure Patient and Physician Satisfaction By Kali Durgampudi , chief technology, innovation officer, Greenway Health. Kali Durgampudi The electronic health record (EHR) industry continues to undergo a significant … Armed with these analytics, a practice can gain insight into population health — along with reporting requirements for government incentive programs and data to optimize billing and cash flow. According to the CDC, six in 10 …

Senior Director Clinical Advisory Consulting Services - USA-FL-Tampa | 1/12/2020

… licensed clinical experience across many domains of knowledge including Informatics, Ambulatory Operations, Hospital Operations, Clinical Operations, IT Operations, Software Implementation, Population Health, Care Management, Revenue Cycle, Insurance Contracting, Risk ManagementPMP Certification, training or equivalent experiencePrior … inquiries or complaints from customers, staff, or members of the Greenway Health community.Work Environment/Physical DemandsWhile at work, this position is primarily a sedentary job and requires that the associate can work in an environment …

Experian Health

Pharmacy Outlook: Lee Ann Stember, NCPDP | 1/16/2020

… claim before a patient’s out-of-pocket cost can be ­determined. 100% of U.S. population has a UPI, powered by Experian Health UIM and NCPDP standards NCPDP is encouraged by the House of Representatives’ vote … and operational challenges, and it improves care coordination, efficiencies of population health management strategies and ­PDMPs. Legislation cites NCPDP Standards-based Facilitator Model for PDMP Opioid overdose deaths continue to increase in the U.S. According …

Weekly Overseas Health IT Links – 21 December, 2019. | 12/21/2019

… basic blocking and tackling of electronic health record implementation now behind them, they’ve pivoted toward a future of advanced analytics, population health, telemedicine, connected devices and artificial intelligence. Nonetheless, EHRs are still here. And, for … 15 million patient records were compromised in 2018, according to Experian Health, a company that helps providers and payers improve efforts to safeguard data. Criminals are getting through cracks in organizations’ cyber defenses to steal …

Vizient

Rush University Health has proactive investments, partnerships in the works, CFO says | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/15/2020

… clinical strength of the organization. We are ranked No. 1 for quality in the nation by healthcare performance improvement company Vizient, [among 93 U.S. academic medical centers]. We are [also] very strong financially [based on … advanced analytics, and it’s going to be surrounding things like population health and value-based care. These are already in existence in the market and nationally, but not probably to the degree they’re going to …

Neal C. Hogan, PhD, Appointed Director and Enterprise Strategy Leader at BDC Advisors | PR Newswire | 1/14/2020

… US Navy, IBM, United Healthcare, Becton Dickinson , the Leadership Institute, Heath Plan Alliance , the American Hospital Association (Leadership Summit 2015), Vizient, Mayo Clinic Grand Rounds, and state hospital associations including Texas , New York , and Florida … on health enterprise strategy , physician enterprise strategy , payer/provider innovation , population health management and organization design and development . For additional information contact Dudley Morris , 312-286-4865 or [email protected] . SOURCE BDC Advisors Related Links https://www.bdcadvisors.com …

ZeOmega

Medial EarlySign Expands Executive Team Amid U.S. Growth | PR Newswire | 1/14/2020

… ZeOmega, a population health management platform. Previously, he held senior executive positions at Elsevier, Cardinal Health, and Allscripts Healthcare Solutions. Darrell Atkin joins EarlySign having served as VP Marketing at TruthPoint, an integrated software platform to improve patient care. Prior to TruthPoint, he held marketing leadership positions with Skylight Healthcare Systems (now GetWellNetwork, the world’s the largest digital patient engagement company), and iMetrikus (now Numera Health). Dr. Adam Dooley brings …

Accountable Care Solutions Market and Investment Breakdown, Insights, Scope, Forecast By 2027 Companies like: IBM ,Cerner Corporation, Allscripts, McKesson Corporation, Optum | 1/7/2020

… influencing the market :- Cerner Corporation, Allscripts, McKesson Corporation, Optum, Inc., Aetna Inc., Epic Systems Corporation, Verscend Technologies, Inc., IBM Corporation, ZeOmega, and eClinicalWorks. Also, The report also includes the profiles of key accountable care solutions … regulatory requirements; and rising government initiatives focusing on personalized medicine, population health management, and value-based reimbursements are expected to drive market growth in this region. Moreover, Asia Pacific is expected to have fastest growth …

HealthEC

HealthEC a Top Rated PHM Software Vendor in 2019 KLAS Value-Based Care Managed Services Report | 1/14/2020

HealthEC, LLC , the 2019 Best in KLAS provider of population health management solutions, today announced that the firm has also been recognized for its performance in KLAS’s newly published Value-Based Care Managed Services 2019 report as the only vendor with a 76 percent or higher client-validated capabilities rating in data aggregation, data analysis, and care management. The new Value-Based Care Managed Services report examines eight services firms …

KLAS report evaluates value-based care vendors | Healthcare Finance | 1/14/2020

HealthEC and Lightbeam. Susan Morse , Senior Editor KLAS has released a report comparing the performance of eight services firms and software vendors which offer value-based care managed services. The firms are Evolent Health, Lumeris, Caravan Health, Conifer Health Solutions, Arcadia, Health Catalyst, HealthEC and Lightbeam. KLAS examined them by four service categories: full service firm; services from a focused firm; services from a population health management software vendor; and …

Lumeris

KLAS report evaluates value-based care vendors | Healthcare Finance | 1/14/2020

KLAS rated firms Evolent Health, Lumeris, Caravan Health, Conifer Health Solutions, Arcadia, Health Catalyst, HealthEC and Lightbeam. Susan Morse , Senior Editor KLAS has released a report comparing the performance of eight services firms and software … service firm; services from a focused firm; services from a population health management software vendor; and a do-it-yourself approach with in-house staff and population health management software tools. FULL-SERVICE FIRMS Full …

Value-Based Care Consulting Firms Receive Top Marks from Providers | RevCycle Intelligence | 1/10/2020

… Value-Based Consulting 2019 , KLAS analyzed nine consulting firms helping provider organizations implement value-based care. The firms included Deloitte, Lumeris, Navigant, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Optum, Premier, Chartis Group, Health Catalyst, and Milliman. KLAS reported that … physicians and practices (89 percent) sought expertise in both managing population health and revenue cycle. But before provider organizations decide to engage with a consulting firm to assist with value-based car implementation, leaders should …

eQHealth Solutions

Google Alert - care plan | 1/14/2020

Population Health Management, Utilization … Business Wire (press release) BATON ROUGE, La.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–US Family Health Plan (USFHP) has enlisted eQHealth Solutions to provide both eQSuite® Population … Flag as irrelevant UF vet school employee sues University for refusing to pay for gender reassignment surgery WCJB A University of Florida vet school employee is suing the university because the state health care plan won’t pay for gender reassignment surgery. Flag as …

US Family Health Plan Selects eQHealth for Population Health Management, Utilization Management and Care Management Services | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 1/14/2020

BATON ROUGE, La.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 14, 2020– US Family Health Plan (USFHP) has enlisted eQHealth Solutions to provide both eQSuite® Population Health Management technology to support their case management operations as well as eQCare® services supporting utilization management. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200114005534/en/ The US Family Health Plan has been serving the uniformed services for several decades. In …

GetWellNetwork

Medial EarlySign Expands Executive Team Amid U.S. Growth | PR Newswire | 1/14/2020

population health management platform. Previously, he held senior executive positions at Elsevier, Cardinal Health, and Allscripts Healthcare Solutions. Darrell Atkin joins EarlySign having served as VP Marketing at TruthPoint, an integrated software platform to improve patient care. Prior to TruthPoint, he held marketing leadership positions with Skylight Healthcare Systems (now GetWellNetwork, the world’s the largest digital patient engagement company), and iMetrikus (now Numera Health). Dr. Adam Dooley brings almost two …

2020 outlook: predictive analytics, AI, enhanced security, telehealth and more - Healthcare IT News | 1/13/2020

Five health IT experts from patient experience and patient engagement IT vendor GetWellNetwork open up about what they are seeing as important trends this year. January 13, 2020 02:16 PM Predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, machine … both traditional and non-traditional healthcare providers, with many leveraging population health solutions to save costs and remain competitive to attract and retain talent,” he said. “This year, this trend will continue, with organizations taking …

Maverick Ventures

Concerto HealthAI’s $150M Series B, Komodo Health’s $50M Series C and more digital health funding news | MobiHealthNews | 1/15/2020

… in its analyses, has closed $150 million in aggregate Series B financing. Declaration Partners headed the investments, which also featured Maverick Ventures, AllianceBernstein PCI and SymphonyAI Group. Concerto boasts 90% year-over-year revenue growth … has received a $29.5 million growth equity investment in its population health management tech. Closed back in late 2019 but announced this week at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference, the raise was led by Cigna …

2019 closes the year with 251 digital health fundings | MobiHealthNews | 12/31/2019

… to e-commerce to physical checks. Q2 Series E $205 SoftBank, PSP Investments, DFJ Growth, G Squared, Founders Fund, GV, Maverick Ventures, Mubadala Ventures, NEA and Sun Life Collective Health is targeting new strategic partnerships … University spinout was founded with the goal of providing predictive population health insights. The company’s tool uses artificial intelligence to predict which patients will have high health spending in the future. It then sets its …

Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Vesta Healthcare Announces $30 Million Series A Led by Oak HC/FT and Deerfield to Engage and Support Caregivers | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 1/13/2020

… was co-led by Oak HC/FT and Deerfield Management Company and includes investment from existing investors, Lux Capital and Kaiser Permanente Ventures as well as new investors Generator Ventures, CareCentrix, Epstein Partners and Nationwide … care agencies, health plans and providers to create value-based population health programs that emphasize clinical quality, improved health outcomes and personalized engagement. Vesta Healthcare is headquartered in New York, NY. To learn more visit …

Vesta Healthcare Secures $30M in Series A Funding | 1/13/2020

… round was co-led by Oak HC/FT and Deerfield Management Company with participation from existing investors Lux Capital and Kaiser Permanente Ventures as well as new investors Generator Ventures, CareCentrix, Epstein Partners and Nationwide … care agencies, health plans and providers to create value-based population health programs that emphasize clinical quality, improved health outcomes and personalized engagement. FinSMEs 13/01/2020 …

Norwest Venture Partners

2019 closes the year with 251 digital health fundings | MobiHealthNews | 12/31/2019

… to smoking cessation and women’s health. Q2 N/A $73 Wellington Management Company, Cigna Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, U.S. Venture Partners, Norwest Venture Partners, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, Sanofi Ventures, Civilization Ventures and Providence Ventures The funding … University spinout was founded with the goal of providing predictive population health insights. The company’s tool uses artificial intelligence to predict which patients will have high health spending in the future. It then sets its …

CB Insights - Digital Health 150: The Digital Health Startups Redefining The Healthcare Industry | 11/14/2019

… care platform that aims to facilitate everything from administrative tasks to tracking patient hospitalizations. Source: ClearCare Social determinants of health Population health has been generating a lot of buzz in healthcare. In particular, there’s a … raised $109M in total disclosed funding from investors including Compound, Norwest Venture Partners, Spark Capital, and SoftBank, among others. Other companies in this category use remote monitoring technology to supplement virtual care services. Table of …

Jefferies Financial Group

$0.19 EPS Expected for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDRX) This Quarter - TheOlympiaReport | 12/2/2019

… research report on Tuesday, November 26th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $11.50 price target for the company. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group assumed coverage on Allscripts Healthcare Solutions in a research report on Friday … cloud hosting, outsourcing, analytics, patient engagement, clinical decision support, and population health management solutions. Further Reading: Balance Sheet Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (MDRX) For more information …

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDRX) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $463.69 Million - Ticker Report | 11/30/2019

… the previous year, the business earned $0.18 earnings per share. A number of analysts recently issued reports on MDRX shares. Jefferies Financial Group assumed coverage on Allscripts Healthcare Solutions in a report on Friday, August … cloud hosting, outsourcing, analytics, patient engagement, clinical decision support, and population health management solutions. Further Reading: What does a dividend yield signify to investors? Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Allscripts …

Symphony Technology Group

SPH Analytics Ranked as Top Patient Experience Measurement Vendor in the Payer Market for the Third Consecutive Year | PRWeb | 11/26/2019

… set of regulatory and insight surveys, custom market research, multi-modality patient/member outreach and engagement capabilities, and full-service population health management. Modern Healthcare is number one in readership among healthcare executives and a … SPH Analytics is a portfolio company of the $3 billion Symphony Technology Group. For more information, call 1-866-460-5681 or visit SPHAnalytics.com. Share article on social media or email: View article via …

SPH Analytics Ranked as Top Patient Experience Measurement Vendor in the Payer Market for the Third Consecutive Year | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 11/26/2019

… set of regulatory and insight surveys, custom market research, multi-modality patient/member outreach and engagement capabilities, and full-service population health management. Modern Healthcare is number one in readership among healthcare executives and a … SPH Analytics is a portfolio company of the $3 billion Symphony Technology Group. For more information, call 1-866-460-5681 or visit SPHAnalytics.com. SOURCE SPH Analyitics …

Khosla Ventures

Zebra Medical Vision joins forces with Nuance to bring more AI to diagnostic imaging | Malvern Daily Record | 11/22/2019

… hemorrhage (ICH), and a chest X-ray package for identifying suspected pneumothorax. Both products are FDA cleared and CE marked. ● Population Health: ○ Bone Health package for identification of vertebral compression fractures which is key for … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

UC Berkeley’s Ken Goldberg to Deliver Keynote at the 2019 Healthcare Robotics Engineering Forum – PICANTE Today – Hot News Today | 11/22/2019

… hemorrhage (ICH), and a chest X-ray package for identifying suspected pneumothorax. Both products are FDA cleared and CE marked. ● Population Health: ○ Bone Health package for identification of vertebral compression fractures which is key for … pathways, to improve patient care. The company is funded by Khosla Ventures, Marc Benioff, Intermountain Investment Fund, OurCrowd Qure, Aurum, aMoon, Nvidia, J&J and Dolby Ventures. Zebra Medical Vision has raised $52 million in …

Cambia Health Solutions

Healthiest Employers® Announces the 2019 Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America | PRWeb | 11/22/2019

… Electric Board 5. Norton Healthcare 20. Baylor College of Medicine 21. Inova Health System 22. NK Parts Industries Inc 23. Cambia Health Solutions 29. Sun Coast Resources, Inc. 30. Shamrock Foods Company 32. Clerk & Comptroller … platform that helps employers and consultants manage their investments in population health. Our innovative solution offers deep insights, empowers smarter decision-making, and provides strategic direction to help maximize return on investments. Health Intelligence empowers …

Healthiest Employers® Announces the 2019 Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 11/21/2019

… Fisher-Price 19. Boulder County 20. Baylor College of Medicine 21. Inova Health System 22. NK Parts Industries Inc 23. Cambia Health Solutions 24. APCO Holdings, LLC 25. Samaritan Health Services 26. SAIF 27. Sense … platform that helps employers and consultants manage their investments in population health. Our innovative solution offers deep insights, empowers smarter decision-making, and provides strategic direction to help maximize return on investments. Health Intelligence empowers …

SVB Leerink

Health Catalyst (NASDAQ:HCAT) Stock Price Up 5% | 11/20/2019

… of 340,130 shares. The stock had previously closed at $34.38. HCAT has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Svb Leerink initiated coverage on Health Catalyst in a research note on Monday, August 19th … care and financial, benchmarking and comparative analytics, care management and population health, clinical analytics, operations and performance management, patient safety, and services. Receive News & Ratings for Health Catalyst analysts’ ratings for Health Catalyst and related …

State of Tennessee Treasury Department Invests $316,000 in Health Catalyst (NASDAQ:HCAT) | 11/18/2019

… will post -1.14 earnings per share for the current year. HCAT has been the topic of several recent research reports. Svb Leerink initiated coverage on shares of Health Catalyst in a report on Monday, August … care and financial, benchmarking and comparative analytics, care management and population health, clinical analytics, operations and performance management, patient safety, and services. Further Reading: What is meant by a buy rating? Want to see what …

Veritas Capital

Ambulatory EHR Market Size to Reach US$ 6.8 Billion by 2026 | PR Newswire | 11/19/2019

… market research studies, in a recently published report titled “ Ambulatory EHR Market By Application (Patient Management, Practice Management, E-prescribing, Population Health Management, Referral Management, Health Analytics, Decision Support), By Delivery Mode (Client Server-based … its 50 million member by next year. In July 2018 , Veritas Capital acquired ambulatory care, revenue cycle, and workforce management solution assets from GE Healthcare for USD 1 billion . This acquisition helps Veritas to expand …

210+ healthcare revenue cycle companies to know | 2019 | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/20/2019

… The company’s solutions include management consulting and information management as well as a big data and “internet of things”-driven population health solutions to help payers, providers and employers understand their populations and engage them … engagement and population health services. In February, private equity firm Veritas Capital acquired athenahealth for $5.7 billion. Atos (Bezons, France). Atos helps providers deliver a personalized and secure healthcare experience that improves revenue optimization and …

Optum Ventures

CB Insights - Digital Health 150: The Digital Health Startups Redefining The Healthcare Industry | 11/14/2019

… care platform that aims to facilitate everything from administrative tasks to tracking patient hospitalizations. Source: ClearCare Social determinants of health Population health has been generating a lot of buzz in healthcare. In particular, there’s a … 24M Series B round in September, with participating investors including Optum Ventures, Premera Blue Cross, and Sequoia Capital, among others. Concierge medicine Concierge medicine startups, such as One Medical or Parsley Health , use a membership …

AVIA secures $22M in funding round with investment from Cedars-Sinai, Providence St. Joseph Health | FierceHealthcare | 10/23/2019

… technological transformations, company executives said. Specifically, AVIA will use the new funds to grow its offerings in areas including consumerism, population health, and risk management, and to reach new markets such as pediatric hospitals and … department visits. RELATED: Health tech funding snapshot—Capsule lands $200M, Optum Ventures joins $24M round in Vim and more AVIA also is growing its consulting practice to help healthcare organizations link their overarching strategies to …

NYU Langone Health

Flame Retardants And Pesticides Overtake Heavy Metals As Biggest Contributors To IQ Loss | 1/17/2020

… Americans’ physical, mental, and economic health,” says lead study investigator Abigail Gaylord, MPH, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Population Health at NYU Langone. “Unfortunately, the minimal policies in place to eliminate pesticides and … Trasande, MD, MPP, the Jim G. Hendrick, MD Professor at NYU Langone Health. Publishing online Jan. 14 in the journal Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology , the new study is the only long-term neurological and economic …

HIPAA Critical: Episode 005 | Project Orca Launch, FBI Alerts, Fake HIPAA Claims, and The Shrink Space. | 1/16/2020

… So we just, for example, launched a new feature for segmentation and lists, so that’s really great for things like population health, if you have people with a specific health problem, you can send relevant … about before, I think on the last show, we saw NYU Langone Health do a biotech incubator in Manhattan. So now we’re seeing this Digital Health Exchange coming up in the northeast and it’s just …

Geisinger

AL Providers, Payer Form Value-Based Medicare Advantage Plan | HealthPayer Intelligence | 1/17/2020

… The Medicare Advantage plan will serve seniors in the North Alabama region. The hospitals will focus on value-based care, population health, and rural health. The Medicare Advantage plan will be offered through VIVA Health … is a natural progression, according to some experts. Kurt Wrobel, Geisinger Health Plan’s chief financial officer, explained that it is a missed opportunity for hospitals that choose to forego this step. “ACOs can form relationships …

Integrating Ontario’s Healthcare System: A Point of View | 1/13/2020

The WEF has leveraged early work by Michael Porter 2 , positioning integrated care as a cornerstone of healthcare transformation and the delivery of value, specifically, improving outcomes at the same or lower costs. Some jurisdictions have led the way to transform healthcare by integrating care services, moving to value-base care and population health management strategies, including Spain 13 14 , and US providers Geisinger Healthcare 10 and Kaiser 19 . These …

Mercy Health

Bon Secours Mercy Health invests in Lirio artificial intelligence platform | Healthcare IT News | 1/17/2020

… developer of behavior change technology at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference this week. January 17, 2020 11:00 AM Bon Secours Mercy Health has signed an agreement with Tennessee-based behavior change startup Lirio, making a … chairman and CEO, said. “By effectively utilizing large volumes of population health data, we can activate consumers by guiding them with personalized, data-driven health journeys,” he explained. These programs will be aimed at changing …

Bon Secours Mercy Health and Lirio Announce Partnership and Investment | PR Newswire | 1/16/2020

Bon Secours Mercy Health and Lirio Announce Partnership and Investment Health system and Artificial Intelligence leader collaborate to drive positive behavior change News provided by Jan 15, 2020, 18:22 ET Share this article CINCINNATI and … and achieve operational efficiencies. By effectively utilizing large volumes of population health data, we can activate consumers by guiding them with personalized, data-driven health journeys.” Bon Secours Mercy Health will now have access to …

Bon Secours Mercy Health

Bon Secours Mercy Health invests in Lirio artificial intelligence platform | Healthcare IT News | 1/17/2020

… with the developer of behavior change technology at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference this week. January 17, 2020 11:00 AM Bon Secours Mercy Health has signed an agreement with Tennessee-based behavior change startup Lirio … chairman and CEO, said. “By effectively utilizing large volumes of population health data, we can activate consumers by guiding them with personalized, data-driven health journeys,” he explained. These programs will be aimed at changing …

Bon Secours Mercy Health and Lirio Announce Partnership and Investment | PR Newswire | 1/16/2020

Bon Secours Mercy Health and Lirio Announce Partnership and Investment Health system and Artificial Intelligence leader collaborate to drive positive behavior change News provided by Jan 15, 2020, 18:22 ET Share this article CINCINNATI and … and achieve operational efficiencies. By effectively utilizing large volumes of population health data, we can activate consumers by guiding them with personalized, data-driven health journeys.” Bon Secours Mercy Health will now have access to …

Lehigh Valley Health Network

2019 Data Shows IKS Health Helps Physicians Save More Than One Million Hours Annually | Business Wire | 1/16/2020

… of the nation’s leading healthcare provider organizations. New clients include Femwell Group Health, US Digestive Health, Village MD, Dimensional Dental, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Central Vermont Medical Center, Health Care Associates of Texas and Burger … across organizations. Further, to help organizations uncover new opportunities with population health and revenue cycle, this holistic approach to partnerships and collaboration will increase strategic cost efficiencies and help organizations deliver better, safer care. “For …

Coordinated Health Now Part of Lehigh Valley Health Network | 12/23/2019

With formal closing completed last week, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) has acquired the assets of Coordinated Health (CH). This means Coordinated Health is now part of Lehigh Valley Health Network. LVHN and CH jointly … said the two organizations shared a common vision focused on population health, and demonstrated a strong passion for delivering high-value healthcare. They stressed that combining them was an opportunity to expand on their proven …

UnityPoint Health

Concerto HealthAI’s $150M Series B, Komodo Health’s $50M Series C and more digital health funding news | MobiHealthNews | 1/15/2020

… into new therapeutic areas, and develop commercial patient offerings. Arcadia has received a $29.5 million growth equity investment in its population health management tech. Closed back in late 2019 but announced this week at the … the close of a Series B funding round led by UnityPoint Health Ventures. The company did not disclose the size of the investment. Kaizen’s tech helps health systems, payers, senior living groups and other organizations …

2019 closes the year with 251 digital health fundings | MobiHealthNews | 12/31/2019

… company grow its machine learning and predictive model. The Stanford University spinout was founded with the goal of providing predictive population health insights. The company’s tool uses artificial intelligence to predict which patients will have … Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Inception Health/Froedtert Health, Children’s Hospital Colorado, UnityPoint Health, JAZZ Venture Partners and existing investors The new infusion of cash will be put towards growing the company’s platform and technology. The company’s …

Tufts Medical Center, Boston MA

Rush University Health has proactive investments, partnerships in the works, CFO says | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/15/2020

… roles at Edward Hospital and Health Services in Naperville, Ill., University of Chicago Hospitals and Health System and Boston-based Tufts Medical Center. Mr. Mordach told Becker’s Hospital Review he’s excited about Rush’s investments and … advanced analytics, and it’s going to be surrounding things like population health and value-based care. These are already in existence in the market and nationally, but not probably to the degree they’re going to …

Large Randomized Controlled Trial Aims to Curb Rising Epidemic of Heart Failure | Business Wire | 12/16/2019

… high-risk patient cohort,” said Gregg W. Stone, MD, a STEMI DTU steering committee member, professor of medicine, professor of population health sciences and policy and director of academic affairs for the Mount Sinai Heart … director of the CardioVascular Center for Research and Innovation at Tufts Medical Center. “Based on extensive preclinical research conducted in laboratories around the world and the STEMI-DTU Pilot Trial results, the pivotal trial will …

Kaiser Permanente

Vesta Healthcare Announces $30 Million Series A Led by Oak HC/FT and Deerfield to Engage and Support Caregivers | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 1/13/2020

… was co-led by Oak HC/FT and Deerfield Management Company and includes investment from existing investors, Lux Capital and Kaiser Permanente Ventures as well as new investors Generator Ventures, CareCentrix, Epstein Partners and Nationwide … care agencies, health plans and providers to create value-based population health programs that emphasize clinical quality, improved health outcomes and personalized engagement. Vesta Healthcare is headquartered in New York, NY. To learn more visit …

2019 closes the year with 251 digital health fundings | MobiHealthNews | 12/31/2019

… and women’s health. Q2 N/A $73 Wellington Management Company, Cigna Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, U.S. Venture Partners, Norwest Venture Partners, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, Sanofi Ventures, Civilization Ventures and Providence Ventures The funding will help ongoing … University spinout was founded with the goal of providing predictive population health insights. The company’s tool uses artificial intelligence to predict which patients will have high health spending in the future. It then sets its …

LifeBridge Health

25 hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/11/2020

… of Mount Desert Island Hospital in Bar Harbor, Maine, will retire at the end of this year. 4. Baltimore-based LifeBridge Health named Daniel Blum president of Sinai Hospital of Baltimore and Grace Medical Center … Trottier CEO. 24. Ernesto Vazquez , MD, is joining the MercyOne Population Health Services Organization as CMO. 25. Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville, Ark., selected Birch Wright to serve as COO and hospital administrator, effective …

LifeBridge Health Announces New President for Sinai Hospital of Baltimore | 1/8/2020

LifeBridge Health today announced that Daniel Blum will join the organization in April as the president of Sinai Hospital of Baltimore and Grace Medical Center, taking over responsibilities from Jonathan Ringo, M.D., who will step … president of clinical transformation to oversee system-wide case management, population health, medical informatics and ambulatory quality. In January 2017, he became interim president of Sinai and took over the position permanently in May of …

Centura Health

‘Get into healthcare because it’s recession proof’: Advice that pushed Children’s Hospital Colorado CIO to enter the industry | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/10/2020

… organizations, advising on revenue cycle, compliance and cost report preparation. Then, in May 2005, Mr. Moore joined Englewood, Colo.-based Centura Health as its senior vice president and CIO. He spent 12 years at the … region while leading development of value-based care models for population health management. The first half of the mission goal was absolutely accomplished, and the organization continues to be successful. The population health management component …

Hospital deals roiled by Catholic religious directives | Modern Healthcare | 8/10/2019

… year, CEO Christopher Thomas and the board at Community Hospital in Grand Junction, Colo., were deep in merger talks with Centura Health, a 17-hospital system that’s a partnership between Catholic Health Initiatives and Adventist … Catholic and other faith-based hospitals. “We want to bring population health to the entire region, and we’ll do that more effectively working together than doing it on our own,” said Kevin Klockenga, regional CEO …

Bright Health

Bright Health to Acquire California Health Care Plan - Twin Cities Business | 1/10/2020

Bright Health expands its reach into California. January 10, 2020 Amanda Ostuni Minneapolis-based health insurance startup Bright Health is expanding its geographic reach yet again. On Wednesday, the company announced that it’s acquiring Brand New Day, a California-based Medicare plan by health insurance company Universal Care Inc. Brand New Day was founded in 1983 with the aim of improving health care by focusing on care management, population health

Bright Health to Expand into California through Planned Acquisition of Brand New Day Health Plan | Yahoo News | 1/8/2020

Today, Bright Health, a diversified consumer-focused healthcare company, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire span class=”xn-location” California /span -based Universal Care (d.b.a. span class=”xn-person” Brand New Day /span … improve health outcomes through an emphasis on complex care management, population health and strong relationships between patients and their primary care physicians. Current leadership, including Jeff and Jay Davis , will join the Bright Health Plan …

Oscar Health

10 years in health IT: 10 defining people, events and companies | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/9/2020

population health initiative, and invested in dozens of health-related enterprises, including 23andMe, Oscar Health, Doctor on Demand and more. In April, after a full decade of operations, Microsoft announced it was discontinuing HealthVault, but the company has plenty more health-focused initiatives to keep it busy. Besides developing high-tech devices and services through its artificial intelligence-centric healthcare division, Microsoft also hosts a multitude of healthcare organizations on …

Femtech in 2020: Investors Share Trends And Opportunities In Women’s Health Technology | Forbes | 1/8/2020

population health perspective.” Kristina Simmons, Khosla Ventures San Francisco based seed and growth stage venture capital firm Khosla Ventures has made significant investments in healthtech and innovation, including mental health startup Ginger.io, clinically-based smartphone solution HelloHeart, and oncology blood screening company Guardant Health, three solutions that intersect with women’s health. They also invested in health insurance disruptor Oscar Health. In the Femtech space specifically, Khosla added four new exciting …

Humana

Philips and Humana team up to improve care for at-risk Medicare Advantage members | Globe Newswire | 12/4/2019

… for high-acuity seniors by providing 24/7 access to care Philips’ remote patient monitoring capabilities will be utilized to help Humana care managers deliver interventions for their members with congestive heart failure Amsterdam, the Netherlands … rising healthcare costs, payers are increasingly realizing the value of population health management, and seeking partnerships with proven experts in the space to help identify vulnerable populations to deliver meaningful insights into patient conditions. Philips …

Aetna

Key Trends in Healthcare for 2020 and Beyond | 12/3/2019

… Likewise, addressing social determinants of health takes on added importance to rural and urban areas as part of a comprehensive population health strategy ( Table 2 ). Social determinants of health are conditions in the local patient … horizontal and vertical integration of health plans (eg, CVS and Aetna, CIGNA and Express Scripts). How that plays out in the marketplace remains to be seen from the perspectives of economic and healthcare outcomes improvement …

Kentucky awards new contracts for five managed care organizations; WellCare to serve foster system | 12/1/2019

… the Department for Medicaid Services (DMS) has been notified of five new statewide contract awards for managed care organizations (MCOs). Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, Humana Health Plan, Inc., Molina Healthcare of Kentucky, UnitedHealthcare DBA … performance measures, increase focus on quality care, implement a new population health management program, place an emphasis on social determinants of health, require more transparency for state agencies into all MCO operations, and require a …

Passport Health Plan

Evolent Health stock price target cut to $10 from $20 at KeyBanc Capital | MarketWatch | 12/2/2019

Evolent Health Partner Passport Health Plan is Not Initially Selected for Kentucky Managed Medicaid Contract Nov. 27, 2019 at 10:27 a.m. ET on PR Newswire - PRF Evolent Health to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conference Nov … Newswire - PRF Evolent Health First Organization Ever to Achieve NCQA Population Health Program Accreditation Oct. 9, 2019 at 8:50 a.m. ET on PR Newswire - PRF The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on …

Kentucky awards new contracts for five managed care organizations | 11/29/2019

… As a result, the new MCO contracts include improvements to performance measures, increase focus on quality care, implement a new population health management program, place an emphasis on social determinants of health, require more transparency … wants to learn more about SKY can email [email protected] . • Passport Health Plan not selected for Kentucky Medicaid managed care contract …

UnitedHealthcare

Kentucky awards new contracts for five managed care organizations; WellCare to serve foster system | 12/1/2019

… contract awards for managed care organizations (MCOs). Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, Humana Health Plan, Inc., Molina Healthcare of Kentucky, UnitedHealthcare DBA UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Kentucky, and WellCare Health Insurance of Kentucky have been … performance measures, increase focus on quality care, implement a new population health management program, place an emphasis on social determinants of health, require more transparency for state agencies into all MCO operations, and require a …

OSF Ending Meridian Medicaid, Medicare Acceptance Next Month | 11/29/2019

… managed plan. OSF will stop accepting patients covered under Meridian plans on Dec. 15. OSF HealthCare Senior Vice President of Population Health Randy Billings said they have worked with Meridian for months to renegotiate contract … Blue Shield of Illinois and the Caterpillar PPO administered by UnitedHealthCare. In both of those cases, new agreements were reached before the existing contracts expired. Tags …

Wellcare

Kentucky awards new contracts for five managed care organizations; WellCare to serve foster system | 12/1/2019

… Better Health of Kentucky, Humana Health Plan, Inc., Molina Healthcare of Kentucky, UnitedHealthcare DBA UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Kentucky, and WellCare Health Insurance of Kentucky have been selected to serve Kentucky’s approximately 1.3 million Medicaid … performance measures, increase focus on quality care, implement a new population health management program, place an emphasis on social determinants of health, require more transparency for state agencies into all MCO operations, and require a …

Molina Healthcare

Kentucky awards new contracts for five managed care organizations; WellCare to serve foster system | 12/1/2019

… of five new statewide contract awards for managed care organizations (MCOs). Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, Humana Health Plan, Inc., Molina Healthcare of Kentucky, UnitedHealthcare DBA UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Kentucky, and WellCare Health Insurance … performance measures, increase focus on quality care, implement a new population health management program, place an emphasis on social determinants of health, require more transparency for state agencies into all MCO operations, and require a …

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan

Kentucky awards new contracts for five managed care organizations; WellCare to serve foster system | 12/1/2019

… for managed care organizations (MCOs). Aetna Better Health of Kentucky, Humana Health Plan, Inc., Molina Healthcare of Kentucky, UnitedHealthcare DBA UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Kentucky, and WellCare Health Insurance of Kentucky have been selected to … performance measures, increase focus on quality care, implement a new population health management program, place an emphasis on social determinants of health, require more transparency for state agencies into all MCO operations, and require a …

Cigna

Addressing barriers to expanding genetic counseling | Modern Healthcare | 11/30/2019

… medical, behavioral and economic impact of genomic sequencing. Genetic counselors are becoming a bigger part of the healthcare continuum as population health management seeks to more quickly screen for, assess and prevent illness. But as … Hankoff, medical officer for clinical performance and quality at insurer Cigna. Regulatory and financial barriers Colleen Caleshu, lead genetic counselor for the Stanford Center for Inherited Cardiovascular Disease at Stanford Health Care, recalls a time …

Amazon rolls out new Alexa feature to let consumers refill prescriptions | FierceHealthcare | 11/26/2019

… its Amazon Alexa HIPAA-compliant skills kit for developers. As part of that invite-only program, six healthcare organizations including Cigna and Boston Children’s Hospital are rolling out new HIPAA-compliant Amazon Alexa voice tools … older adults, noted Danny Sanchez, vice president and general manager, population health solutions at Omnicell. “This new technology is just the beginning, as we continue to identify straightforward and easy-to-use pharmacy tasks that …

Rod Hochman

Execs emphasize diversification during J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference | Modern Healthcare | 1/18/2020

… two-canoes analogy. Health systems are in a tricky spot because they’re trying to lower the cost of care, manage population health and get paid for value, but also protect their bread and butter—inpatient … in annual nonpatient-care revenue by year-end. CEO Dr. Rod Hochman said that’s “the pivot you have to make.” But ultimately, no health system executive was bold enough to say he or she wanted …

NCHL Names Providence St. Joseph Health President and CEO Dr. Rod Hochman Recipient of the 2019 Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award | PRWeb | 7/12/2019

The National Center for Healthcare Leadership (NCHL ), a not-for-profit that supports the advancement of evidence-based leadership practices, is pleased to announce that Dr. Rod Hochman, president and chief executive officer of Providence St. Joseph Health, has been named the 2019 Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award recipient. Dr. Hochman is recognized for creating an organization with a strategic focus of population health, whole person care, mental health …

Jason Krantz

3 Hidden Ways Telemedicine Creates ROI | 1/16/2020

… Jason Krantz, CEO of Definitive Healthcare, said in a FierceHealthcare article , “with healthcare moving from fee for service to value-based care and with the increased focus on population health, patient engagement and more personalized care delivery, telehealth solutions and services can help bridge numerous gaps that exist in the current healthcare landscape.” Even though there are plenty of benefits for patients, you may wonder if it’s equally beneficial for …

Definitive Healthcare Acquires PatientFinder | 1/14/2020

… to-end go to market solutions that bridge the gap between data and action. This is an industry milestone,” said Jason Krantz, Founder and CEO of Definitive Healthcare. “It’s demonstrative of our commitment to enabling … patient leakage trends, total and average charges, patient outcomes, and population health trends to drive a complete end-to-end commercialization effort. This is the second acquisition for Definitive Healthcare over the past year, following …

Donato Tramuto

Tivity Health Report Calls for Focus on Social Determinants of Health for Older Americans | PR Newswire | 1/16/2020

… must now work together, private and public sectors alike, to make this a basic human right and national priority,” said Donato Tramuto , CEO of Tivity Health and president and founder of Health eVillages. “For an … Health eVillages, the MIT AgeLab and the Jefferson College of Population Health. About Tivity Health, Inc. Tivity Health ® ( Nasdaq: TVTY ) is a leading provider of healthy life-changing solutions, including SilverSneakers ® , Nutrisystem ® , Prime ® Fitness, Wisely …

Katie Couric

Tivity Health Report Calls for Focus on Social Determinants of Health for Older Americans | PR Newswire | 1/16/2020

… Summit on Rural Aging informed the report and its conclusions. At the Summit, a record 220 stakeholders heard from luminaries Katie Couric and U.S. Senator Bill Frist , M.D., as well as thought leaders in the … Health eVillages, the MIT AgeLab and the Jefferson College of Population Health. About Tivity Health, Inc. Tivity Health ® ( Nasdaq: TVTY ) is a leading provider of healthy life-changing solutions, including SilverSneakers ® , Nutrisystem ® , Prime ® Fitness, Wisely …

Bill Frist

Tivity Health Report Calls for Focus on Social Determinants of Health for Older Americans | PR Newswire | 1/16/2020

… the report and its conclusions. At the Summit, a record 220 stakeholders heard from luminaries Katie Couric and U.S. Senator Bill Frist , M.D., as well as thought leaders in the healthcare industry. Attendees representing community … Health eVillages, the MIT AgeLab and the Jefferson College of Population Health. About Tivity Health, Inc. Tivity Health ® ( Nasdaq: TVTY ) is a leading provider of healthy life-changing solutions, including SilverSneakers ® , Nutrisystem ® , Prime ® Fitness, Wisely …

Rick Wesslund

Neal C. Hogan, PhD, Appointed Director and Enterprise Strategy Leader at BDC Advisors | PR Newswire | 1/14/2020

… expected in late 2020. “We are delighted to have Neal return to BDC as a director, based in Boston ,” said Rick Wesslund , BDC’s founder, in announcing Hogan’s return. “Neal has deep health care strategy and … on health enterprise strategy , physician enterprise strategy , payer/provider innovation , population health management and organization design and development . For additional information contact Dudley Morris , 312-286-4865 or [email protected] . SOURCE BDC Advisors Related Links https://www.bdcadvisors.com …

Neal C. Hogan, PhD, Appointed Director and Enterprise Strategy Leader at BDC Advisors | BioSpace | 1/14/2020

… expected in late 2020. “We are delighted to have Neal return to BDC as a director, based in Boston ,” said Rick Wesslund , BDC’s founder, in announcing Hogan’s return. “Neal has deep health care strategy and … on health enterprise strategy , physician enterprise strategy , payer/provider innovation , population health management and organization design and development . For additional information contact Dudley Morris , 312-286-4865 or [email protected]

Garry Carneal

Magellan Health Recognizes RadSite’s MIPPA Accreditation Program | PR Newswire | 1/14/2020

… of initiatives with RadSite moving forward. Those initiatives will promote evidence-based pathways to enhanced imaging practices and will improve population health.” RadSite offers a comprehensive, affordable, quality-based accreditation program that evaluates providers on … an important leadership role in beta-testing new standards,” adds Garry Carneal , RadSite’s President & CEO and former URAC President & CEO. “RadSite is looking forward to working with Magellan on a number of important initiatives to …

Magellan Health Recognizes RadSite’s MIPPA Accreditation Program | BioSpace | 1/14/2020

… of initiatives with RadSite moving forward. Those initiatives will promote evidence-based pathways to enhanced imaging practices and will improve population health.” RadSite offers a comprehensive, affordable, quality-based accreditation program that evaluates providers on … an important leadership role in beta-testing new standards,” adds Garry Carneal , RadSite’s President & CEO and former URAC President & CEO. “RadSite is looking forward to working with Magellan on a number of important initiatives to …

Melinda Gates

Embodied Labs Raises $3.2 Million in Seed Funding With Diverse Investors Across Aging, Tech and Impact Funds | PR Newswire | 1/13/2020

… and technology. About Embodied Labs Embodied Labs, headquartered in Los Angeles , is the leading VR immersive learning platform on aging population health issues training home care, senior living, hospice, medical and nursing schools, hospitals and … GlobalXR in Education Prize Challenge funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Learn more: embodiedlabs.com SOURCE Embodied Labs Related Links http://embodiedlabs.com …

Schistosomiasis — Assessing Progress toward the 2020 and 2025 Global Goals | 12/26/2019

… the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation , with country programs and surveys supported by grants (13122 and 36202) from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, by a grant (GB-1-200706) from the Department for International Development: Integrated … the Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St., Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom, or at [email protected] . Supplementary Material …

Cynthia Burghard

Arcadia Finishes Strongest Performance Year Ever by Closing Fully-Subscribed Growth Equity Investment | PR Newswire | 1/13/2020

SAN FRANSISCO, Jan. 13, Population health management technology leader Arcadia ( arcadia.io) today announced at the 38th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference that it finished 2019 by achieving its fourth consecutive year of sales over performance … IDC MarketScape: U.S. Population Health Management 2019 Vendor Assessment, by Cynthia Burghard , Oct 2019 , IDC Doc US44263219 SOURCE Arcadia.io Related Links https://www.arcadia.io …

Alex Azar

Texas v. United States – House of Representatives and Defender States Petition Supreme Court for Review: Will Obamacare Fall? | 1/10/2020

… and Jobs Act of 2017 (“TCJA”) [5] , and named the United States, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), Alex Azar as the Secretary of HHS, and the Internal Revenue Service along with its … the robustness of health benefit plans would diminish and overall population health would be affected. Impact on Native American Communities . The Indian Health Care Improvement Act, which provides the legal basis for the provision of …

HHS Using Real-Time Data to Help Combat the Opioid Crisis | HealthIT Analytics | 1/8/2020

… trends, allowing officials to spot patterns and target drug use interventions. Dig Deeper Real-Time Data Plays Key Role in Population Health for PBMs In a report published in JAMA Network Open on January 3 … crisis and substance abuse, especially in rural communities,” HHS Secretary Alex Azar said in a statement. “With our evidence-based strategy, HHS is working to support local communities in fighting back against substance abuse, and …