Press Coverage

Medecision drives the next generation of care management in 2017

James Coates James Coates
VP, Marketing Services

Dallas– February 13, 2018 – Medecision, the leader in care management and population health solutions for risk-bearing entities, announces that 2017 was another successful year in its drive toward developing the next generation of solutions for health plans and care delivery organizations. Together, the release of several applications on the Aerial™ platform and the acquisition

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Three Ways Healthcare Organizations Can Improve Care Management

Tamara Cull Tamara Cull
Vice President, Advisory Services

It’s fair to say that a primary goal of population health management is to move from illness treatment to illness prevention—and to improve health outcomes along the way. Getting there, however, is another story. Until recently, care management has been a largely retrospective endeavor. While care management tools have done a good job of collecting

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Successful Interventions, Positive Outcomes: Understanding the Impact of Social Determinants of Health

Tamara Cull Tamara Cull
Vice President, Advisory Services

This article was co-written by Donald Casey Jr, MD, MPH, MBA, Chief of Clinical Affairs for Medecision, and Tamara Cull, DHA, Vice President of Advisory Services for Medecision. Although it’s difficult to generalize the impact of social determinants of health, addressing them is fundamental to improving overall healthcare quality for member populations. According to the newly

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Medecision President and CEO Named a ‘Great Healthcare Leader to Know’ by Becker’s Hospital Review

James Coates James Coates
VP, Marketing Services

Medecision President and CEO, Deborah Gage, has been named as one of 100 great healthcare leaders to know in 2017 by Becker’s Hospital Review. The list comprises 100 exemplary leaders of healthcare providers, government agencies, insurers and companies with successful track records leading their organizations through a rapidly changing industry. The recognition showcases Gage’s success

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Tackling population health’s “big three”

James Coates James Coates
VP, Marketing Services

As healthcare organizations embrace risk-bearing payment models, they must proactively manage the health of patient populations; improve outcomes; and avoid unnecessary, reactive and high-cost interventions. In this month’s Health Management Technology, our senior vice president, Larry Schor, breaks down the three key elements to achieve a successful population health management strategy and looks into the

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Predictive Analytics Help Christiana Care Identify At-Risk Patients

James Coates James Coates
VP, Marketing Services

In the opening session of the Health Data Management Healthcare Analytics Symposium, Dr. Terri Steinberg, chief health information officer and vice president of population health informatics at Christiana Care Health System, said predictive data algorithms are needed to leverage population health management in order to identify individuals who need more care, less care, and to

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Medecision Recognized Among the 2015 Healthcare Informatics Top 100 Rankings

James Coates James Coates
VP, Marketing Services

Every June, Healthcare Informatics releases their much anticipated Top 100 Rankings. This list ranks the 100 vendors with the highest revenues derived from healthcare IT products and services earned in the U.S. based on revenue information from the previous year. Porter Research President Cynthia Porter says, “Having been in the healthcare IT industry for the

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