Podcast: Joining Technology and Value-Based Care to Provide More Personal Care
Steve Wigginton, CEO of Icario, discussed how value-based care and artificial intelligence are helping health systems and health plans to provide more personalized care and to address social determinants of health.
Improvements Needed for Selection of Transfer Destinations for Emergency General Surgery
Larger hospitals are associated with more resources for emergency general surgery patients.
Telehealth Increased Healthcare Access for Hispanic, Low-Income Populations During COVID-19
Virtual care can reduce healthcare disparities even after the pandemic ends.
Exposure to COVID-Positive Household Members a Big Risk Factor for Vaccinated Healthcare Workers
Vaccinated people should quarantine if they are exposed to household members who tested positive for COVID-19.
Ochsner Health, Bold Partner to Use Digital Health to Decrease Falls
The partnership highlights the importance of leveraging digital health to improve patient outcomes.
Mobile App Substantially Decreases Medication Errors, Delivery Time
A mobile health app provides a safer and more timely drug delivery system.
Hospitals Focused on Hiring, Benefits Following COVID-19 Onset
Tides are changing a year and a half after the COVID-19 onset, as health systems accelerate hiring.
Increases in Women, Underrepresented Groups in Clinical Academic Departments
The increase in a more diverse faculty starts with a more diverse group of medical students and residents.
Communication Interventions at Discharge Reduce Hospital Readmission
The results demonstrate such intervention can increase patient knowledge about their disease, treatment, and regimen.
Telehealth Models Result in Positive Outcomes for Rural Populations
Rural populations have the opportunity to leverage telemedicine to improve health outcomes.
Headspace, Ginger Merge to Offer Comprehensive Digital Mental Health Platform
The merge can make mental health treatment more accessible to patients.
Telepsychiatry Substantially Improves Outcomes for Patients With Complex Psychiatric Disorders
The interventions are especially helpful for patients in rural and underserved populations.
Wearable Devices Show Promise for Heart Rate, Sleep of Hospitalized Patients
A systematic review reveals wearable devices can measure biomarkers of patients in hospitals.
Google Health Dismantling As Vice President Moves to Cerner
Google Health will spread across different divisions of Google.
AHA Study Demonstrates Benefits of Hospital Mergers
AHA wants to meet with federal departments and agencies to discuss the benefits of healthcare mergers.
Burnout and Satisfaction Affect Work Effort
Factors contributed to stress must be addressed in nonphysician healthcare workers.
Health Systems Rapidly Adopting Revenue Cycle Automation
Automation helps drive efficiency and is cost-effective.
Phone Calls to Marginalized Patients Increase Likelihood of COVID-19 Vaccine
Issuing phone calls to marginalized patients increases COVID-19 vaccination likelihood.
COVID-19 Booster Shots Will Be Available in Fall
COVID-19 booster shots will become available this fall.
Patients Have Higher Expectations Since COVID-19
Physicians must embrace the digital era of healthcare to improve the patient experience.
CPT Codes Help Estimate Incidence of Skin Cancer
Investigators compare ICD and CPT codes for estimating the incidence of skin cancer.
Podcast: Health Data and Innovations with Duane Schielke
On this episode of Data Book, CHE speaks with Duane Schielke about health data and innovations.
Hackensack Meridian Health Focused on SDOH with New Partnership
The partnership leverages digital platforms to help patients after they leave the hospital.
Telemedicine Company Owner Charged With $784M Healthcare Fraud
The owner of multiple telemedicine companies is facing prison time.
How Practitioners View Wearables
A mind map exercise examines general practitioners' perceptions of the health technology.
Exploring Costs Related to Increased Telehealth Use
Costs were lower for those who used telehealth services.
Dr. Amy Abernethy Is Leaving FDA
The data and technology expert spend nearly two and half years with the FDA.
Neil Evans, M.D., Says VHA's "Present and Future Are Bright"
A VHA expert discusses how the health system leverages data and technology.
Large Hospitals Blocking Prices on Websites Despite Price Transparency Rule
Many large hospitals and health systems put an embed code on their website to block prices.
Wearable Device, Machine Learning Predict Pancreatectomy Outcomes
The highest performing machine-learning model achieved an AUROC of .7875.
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