There is a way that technology companies like Apple can help improve patient outcomes and improve efficiency – but it’s not by purchasing Epic or any other EHR vendor, says David Chou.
Healthcare is provided locally and should be governed locally – but is there a way to enable that while protecting patient data? That’s the big question, says Chuck Christian, who believes IHIE might have a solution.
Forget the shiny tools and buzzwords. In 2019, healthcare leaders are focused on leveraging technology to improve the experience for care providers and consumers, build a solid IS culture, and, most importantly, realizing the value of these solutions.
As the population ages and healthcare expenditures skyrocket, China’s hospitals must take steps to meet the changing needs of its people, says David Chou, who examines the state of healthcare in one of the largest countries in the world.
It wasn’t a new strategy that has helped Geisinger reduce ER visits and hospital admissions. In fact, it’s one of the oldest in the books, says David Feinberg, who talks about the reboot that is changing the game.