Patient Engagement

Medication adherence a major cost-saver
Aug 22, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
A preliminary analysis by from the CVS Health Research Institute in fact shows that payers…
Aug 22, 2016 | Kaiser Health News
Instead of the usual "deny-and-defend" approach, they are revamping their policies to be more open.
Interpreters help docs overcome language barriers
Aug 22, 2016 | Kaiser Health News
Many doctors and nurses need the assistance of interpreters not only to overcome language…
5,000 Allina Health nurses to strike over health plan
Aug 19, 2016 | Henry Powderly
Nurses said health plan would have put too much burden for cost increases on nurses.
Obamacare plans meant more filled prescriptions, lower costs
Aug 18, 2016 | Kaiser Health News
The researchers analyzed data from more than 6.7 million people who filled prescriptions in January 2012 and…
Aug 17, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
As questions about the quality of telehealth services remain, one southern state is considering allowing telemedicine vendors to…
Aug 17, 2016 | Kaiser Health News
Partnerships between ride-hailing companies and hospitals are emerging around the country.
Aug 17, 2016 | Kaiser Health News
Buried in the fine print of many marketplace health plan documents is language that allows them to refuse to cover a range of…
 telehealth, what you you need to know
Aug 16, 2016 | Jeff Lagasse
While telehealth is gaining ground as a way for healthcare providers to save money,…
 hospital care for elderly
Aug 16, 2016 | Kaiser Health News
Despite research that shows staying in bed can be harmful to seniors, many hospitals still don't put a high…