Healthy Bottom Line: The Critical Need for Better Communication, Price Transparency in HealthcareNovember 30th 2021
Mark Spinner, CEO of AccessOne, discusses some of the financing concerns that patients expressed in a recent AccessOne survey as well as some solutions that hospitals and health systems can implement to improve communication and price transparency.
Cybersecurity Precautions Protect Patient Data and Care DeliveryNovember 9th 2021
On this week's episode of Data Book, Jesse Fasolo, director of technology, infrastructure, and cybersecurity at St. Joseph’s Health, discusses cybersecurity for hospitals and health systems, the biggest threats and points of vulnerability, how attackers are evolving, how to respond when there is a breach and more.
Big Health Is De-Stigmatizing Mental Health and Providing Broad Access With Digital TherapeuticsNovember 2nd 2021
On this week's episode of Data Book, Charlotte Lee, MBChB, of Big Health, a digital therapeutics company, discusses digital therapeutic options for anxiety and insomnia, the importance of improved access to mental health care, reducing perceived stigma for mental health care and more.
Healthy Bottom Line: Why More Price Transparency Is Needed to Address Healthcare Cost ConcernsOctober 26th 2021
Joe Polaris, senior vice president of product and technology at R1 RCM, discussed how price transparency can increase hospital revenues and address patient concerns regarding exorbitant healthcare costs as well as the impact that CMS’ new price transparency rule could have on hospitals.
Podcast: Setting Up a Supply Chain Strategy for SuccessOctober 5th 2021
Ira Tauber, president of Triose, discussed the supply chain issues that emerged at the beginning of the pandemic, as well as potential upcoming supply chain issues as hospitals and health systems care for an aging U.S. population.
Healthy Bottom Line: The Trouble With SDOH Programs and the Secret to Improving ThemSeptember 28th 2021
Several problems exist with current programs that address social determinants of health (SDOH); however, a new social model aims to combat these issues and improve the programs’ effectiveness.
Podcast: Match Made in Hospitals — Patient-Matching Technology Can Improve HealthcareSeptember 21st 2021
Clay Ritchey, CEO of Verato, highlights the administrative and financial benefits that patient-matching technology can provide hospitals and health systems, as well as how it can improve the patient experience.
Podcast: Getting Health Systems and Hospitals to Utilize Data From WearablesSeptember 14th 2021
Terri Casterton, director of Healthcare Product and Strategy at Bottle Rocket, discussed the latest Apple Watch features, the use of patient supplied data in healthcare and the use of technological innovations in healthcare.
Podcast: Joining Technology and Value-Based Care to Provide More Personal CareSeptember 7th 2021
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.
Healthy Bottom Line: COVID-19 and Marijuana Laws: Why Employee Drug Positivity is on the Rise in HealthcareAugust 31st 2021
Barry Sample, PhD, director of science and technology at Quest Diagnostics, discusses the rise in drug positivity rates among healthcare employees, the reasons behind the rise, and what can be done to combat them.
Podcast: Addressing Provider Burnout and Work Overload: What is the True Purpose of AI in Healthcare?August 24th 2021
Punit Soni, CEO and founder of Suki, delves into how artificial intelligence (AI) can be used to address burnout among healthcare professionals, as well as misconceptions about the purpose that this technology should serve in healthcare.
Podcast: How AI and the Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act Can Revolutionize Prior AuthorizationsAugust 10th 2021
Blair Childs, senior vice president of public affairs at Premier, explains how the Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act could revolutionize how prior authorizations are conducted and how machine learning technologies can help health systems adapt if it is signed into law.
Podcast: Addressing the Dangers of Drug Diversion in Healthcare Settings with Tom KnightAugust 3rd 2021
Tom Knight, founder and CEO of Invistics, discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for better solutions for drug diversion, where healthcare employees commit medication theft, within their healthcare organizations and how technology can help resolve the issue.
Podcast: Using Digital Solutions to Address Technology Shortfalls with Citius Tech Senior VPsJuly 29th 2021
In an interview recorded earlier this year, Chief Healthcare Executive Associate Editorial Director Mary Caffrey spoke with 2 leaders of Citius Tech about meeting healthcare challenges with digital solutions.
Podcast: How Person-Centered Technology Can Help Children and Health Systems Manage Mental Health CareJuly 20th 2021
Kate Cordell and Ken Knecht, cofounders of Opeeka, discuss their company’s Person-Centered Intelligence Solution and how it can help children and their families manage and coordinate their mental health concerns as well as the benefits the tool can have on health systems.
Podcast: How Remote Patient Monitoring Can Improve Chronic Disease ManagementJuly 13th 2021
Tanvi Abbhi and Nora Zetsche, MD, cofounders of Veta Health, discuss the company’s remote patient monitoring (RPM) platform and how RPM can be used to personalize and improve healthcare for patients with chronic diseases.
Waiting for FDA to Catch Up: What Hospitals Can Do to Address Supply Chain and Device ShortagesJuly 6th 2021
Peter Urbanowicz, managing director and co-head of Alvarez and Marsal’s Healthcare Industry Group, discusses the FDA’s new focus in addressing supply chain and device shortages posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and what hospitals should be doing in the meantime to adjust.
Podcast: Adoption of Healthcare Tech in the Age of COVID-19 with Dr Kaveh SafaviJune 22nd 2021
Kaveh Safavi, MD, JD, global health lead of Accenture Health, discusses how the pandemic influenced the speed at which healthcare organizations adopted new technologies and how this adoption is impacting patient care.
Podcast: Home Dialysis Machines and Cloud-Computing with Leslie TriggJune 15th 2021
Leslie Trigg, CEO of Outset, discusses how imbedded cloud-computing technology in home dialysis machines can improve quality of care for patients, and how the pandemic has boosted demand for these machines.
Podcast: AI Ethical Concerns and How to Mitigate Them With Alan PayneJune 8th 2021
Alan Payne, chief information officer at Sensyne Health, discusses some of the ethical concerns regarding the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare and what organizations should do to mitigate potential data security and bias issues.