Quality Improvement: Eliminating the Silo Effect in Healthcare Organizations

HIT Consultant

Vikram Savkar, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Medicine Segment of the Health Learning, Research & Practice business at Wolters Kluwer. Collaboration is key to the ability to improve patient outcomes.

COVID-19 Lessons: A Path to a Better Health Care System

Accountable Care Doctors

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended health care in America, and as of this writing, is still raging on. These groups share a single key, foundational characteristic: They were established systems, not disparate parts of health care delivery trying to work together.

Fact Sheet: Using New and Existing Federal Funds to Modernize Immunization Information Systems

NASHP

Immunization Information Systems ( IIS ) are confidential, population-based, computerized databases where providers record all immunization doses administered. Data Quality (including matching data and enhanced record deduplication). Data Use to Improve Immunization Rates.

Joyce Lee, Doctor As Designer talks design thinking — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Joyce Lee MD MPH brings design thinking to academic medicine, and is making a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians by bringing them together in a learning health system. Much of her work is focused on the confluence of all of these streams in the creation of learning health systems. At the University of Michigan, Joyce is involved in a collaborative called Health Design By Us, involving technologists, designers, clinicians and patients.

Joyce Lee, Doctor As Designer talks design thinking — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Joyce Lee MD MPH brings design thinking to academic medicine, and is making a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians by bringing them together in a learning health system. Much of her work is focused on the confluence of all of these streams in the creation of learning health systems. At the University of Michigan, Joyce is involved in a collaborative called Health Design By Us, involving technologists, designers, clinicians and patients.

Joyce Lee, Doctor As Designer talks design thinking — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Joyce Lee MD MPH brings design thinking to academic medicine, and is making a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians by bringing them together in a learning health system. Much of her work is focused on the confluence of all of these streams in the creation of learning health systems. At the University of Michigan, Joyce is involved in a collaborative called Health Design By Us, involving technologists, designers, clinicians and patients.

Joyce Lee, Doctor As Designer talks design thinking — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Joyce Lee MD MPH brings design thinking to academic medicine, and is making a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians by bringing them together in a learning health system. Much of her work is focused on the confluence of all of these streams in the creation of learning health systems. At the University of Michigan, Joyce is involved in a collaborative called Health Design By Us, involving technologists, designers, clinicians and patients.

Joyce Lee, Doctor As Designer talks design thinking — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Joyce Lee MD MPH brings design thinking to academic medicine, and is making a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians by bringing them together in a learning health system. Much of her work is focused on the confluence of all of these streams in the creation of learning health systems. At the University of Michigan, Joyce is involved in a collaborative called Health Design By Us, involving technologists, designers, clinicians and patients.

Joyce Lee, Doctor As Designer talks design thinking — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Joyce Lee MD MPH brings design thinking to academic medicine, and is making a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians by bringing them together in a learning health system. Much of her work is focused on the confluence of all of these streams in the creation of learning health systems. At the University of Michigan, Joyce is involved in a collaborative called Health Design By Us, involving technologists, designers, clinicians and patients.

Joyce Lee, Doctor As Designer talks design thinking — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Joyce Lee MD MPH brings design thinking to academic medicine, and is making a difference in the lives of patients and clinicians by bringing them together in a learning health system. Much of her work is focused on the confluence of all of these streams in the creation of learning health systems. At the University of Michigan, Joyce is involved in a collaborative called Health Design By Us, involving technologists, designers, clinicians and patients.

The cornerstone of continuous, integrated, and value-based healthcare

Cloud Blogs

Healthcare stakeholders are moving away from fee-for-service and towards value-based models to meet the demands of aging and millennial populations while also meeting an ambitious national healthcare agenda. Government Health Azure digital healthcare healthcare healthcare solutions

UnityPoint Health pins hopes on interoperable digital health platform for patients

Healthcare It News

UnityPoint Health, a health system based in Des Moines, Iowa, is well aware of this. "Patients want digital health tools, but they do not want 100 of them," said Matthew Warrens, chief digital innovation officer at UnityPoint Health.

Closing Gaps in Care with Advanced Interoperability Capabilities

Lexis Nexis

For health plans participating in risk-based agreements, gaps in care have serious implications for the health outcomes of members and their ability to attain higher quality scores necessary to receive financial bonuses and drive member enrollment.

The cornerstone of continuous, integrated, and value-based healthcare

Cloud Blogs

Healthcare stakeholders are moving away from fee-for-service and towards value-based models to meet the demands of aging and millennial populations while also meeting an ambitious national healthcare agenda. Health Azure digital healthcare healthcare healthcare solutions

State Community Health Worker Models

NASHP

State Community Health Worker Models Updated December 10, 2021. Community Health Worker (CHW) is an umbrella term that encompasses several? frontline public health workers — including Community Navigator,?Promotora, provide health education. Indian Health Service.

Children’s COVID-19 Vaccine: A Key to Protecting Pediatric Asthma Patients

HIT Consultant

Children 5-11 years old representing approximately 15 percent of the US population, can acquire and transmit COVID-19 in school and in the community. Health IT Opinion Asthma Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public HealthWhat Has Everyone Excited about COVID-19 Vaccines for 5-11-year-olds?

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation Center: Equity and Vision

Sheppard Health Law

On October 20, 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (“ CMS ”) Innovation Center (“ Innovation Center ”) published a white paper detailing its vision for the next ten years: a health system that achieves equitable outcomes through high quality, affordable, person-centered care.

Primary Care Case Management in Medicaid: A Strategy for Supporting Primary Care in Rural Areas

NASHP

In almost all of these 13 states a large portion of the population lives in rural areas, which are more likely than urban areas to have a shortage of primary care providers (PCPs). population lives is rural areas. [i] Health Research and Services Administration (2021).

Community Health Worker Models

NASHP

State Community Health Worker Models Updated November 29, 2021. This map highlights state activity to integrate CHWs into evolving health care systems in key areas such as financing, education and training, certification, and state definitions, roles and scope of practice.