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Patient Engagement

Screenshots of the iOS mobile apps for three major insurers
May 26, 2015 | Anthony Brino
As giants like Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna and Humana target smartphone access, the payers must think hard about the kind of experience…
doctors with patient
May 26, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
While it's clear that second opinions can help individual patients make better medical decisions, there's little hard data…
children with mother in hospital room, image from flickr
May 21, 2015 | Sherree Geyer
Patient engagement can ensure the delivery of patient- and family-centered care while bolstering the ability of accountable care organizations to…
oncologist treating patient
May 20, 2015 | Henry Powderly
With the Oncology Care Model, participating practices will have their chemotherapy treatments tracked…
Eye
May 08, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Thirty-six percent of ophthalmologists ordered pre-operative tests for more than 75 percent of their patients, according to the study, which…
Apr 27, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Patient advisory councils often serve as sounding boards for hospital leaders -- offering advice on a range of issues.
CVS Minute Clinic
Apr 24, 2015 | Susan Morse
One issue driving the change: 30.7 percent of insured consumers said that the cost was lower than another source…
Magnifying glass over data
Apr 21, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
About two of three people say it is still difficult to know how much specific doctors or hospitals charge for medical…
Patient in hospital bed
Apr 16, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
High-deductible health plans and soaring prices for a new generation of drug therapies making paying for care harder than…
Panelists at the Revenue Cycle Solutions Summit
Apr 13, 2015 | Richard Pizzi
Front-end collections are increasingly important, as inpatient volumes have dropped since the recession, losing ground…

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