Population Health

Rush boosts star ratings with proprietary predictive analytics
Mar 23 | Jeff Lagasse
Hospital was able to better grasp what it was was already doing well, and what it…
Precision medicine can cut waste
Mar 22 | Jeff Lagasse
The healthcare industry wastes $2.5 billion per year on ineffective therapy, according to researchers.
Ridesharing poses potential fraud, abuse risks
Mar 20 | Jeff Lagasse
It's crucial that providers monitor civil monetary penalties law and anti-statute…
Study: Why healthcare costs so much in America
Mar 19 | Jeff Lagasse
The U.S. has substantially higher spending but worse population health outcomes than 10 other wealthy…
CDC to award over $15M in opioid prevention funds
Mar 16 | Susan Morse
The resulting research will be used to improve state and local health departments' ability to…
Mar 12 | Change Healthcare
8th Annual Industry Pulse survey finds key insights into the state of healthcare.
Mar 07 | Bill Siwicki
The new API, debuted at HIMSS18, enables patients to securely share their Medicare claims history using a new HL7 FHIR…
Mar 06 | Susan Morse
Health IT data from its Epic medical records system and risk scores from Optum went into the enterprise data…
Mar 02 | Susan Morse
The funding is to develop partnerships with health systems, clinicians and others to improve measures in the quality…
Feb 15 | Jeff Lagasse
The healthcare sector bore the brunt of about $216 billion of those costs -- and things may get worse.