Press Coverage

Tackling population health’s “big three”

By Sherri Stuart, Senior Vice President, 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

By Sherri Stuart, Senior Vice President, 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

By Sherri Stuart, Senior Vice President, 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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Health IT Voices Podcast: How To Separate PHM Hype From Reality

By Sherri Stuart, Senior Vice President, Marketing Services,

Health IT Outcomes was at HIMSS15 in Chicago broadcasting live from the show floor and recording podcasts with key exhibitors. Health IT Voices hosts Todd Schnick and Kelly Riggs spoke with many of healthcare’s most influential leaders in order to keep you current on the latest technology and people driving health IT. In this podcast,

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HIStalk Interviews Deborah Gage, CEO, Medecision

By Sherri Stuart, Senior Vice President, Marketing Services,

This article originally appeared in HIStalk Tell me about yourself and the company. I joined Medecision five years ago because of my belief that the convergence of big data and workflow applications were at the core of engaging consumers, hospitals, and physicians and achieving the Triple Aim. What I loved about Medecision is that it

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Liberating data for advanced population health management

By Larry Schor, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Analytics,

  This article originally appeared in ExecutiveInsight, March 23, 2015 Effective population health management (PHM) requires information be available and easily shared among all stakeholders – physicians, care navigators, other clinicians, family, care givers and even supporting friends – in a patient’s chain of care. Unfortunately, major barriers to data interoperability are frustrating post-reform initiatives

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For loyalty, an ounce of convenience, prevention and wellness

By Drew Kraisinger, Vice President, Market Innovation & Strategy, Consumer Care,

  Creating “members for life” is the ultimate goal of any payer’s customer loyalty effort. Competitive rates are one strategy to enhance loyalty, but in today’s landscape of consumers who expect more engaging and cost-effective care, the proof is often in better health. While cost is important to consumers, it’s not always the determining factor

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