Using embedded care managers can result in higher patient satisfaction and decreased readmissions, but perhaps most importantly, it can “extend the reach of providers,” says Terri Steinberg.
Innovative tools can be leveraged to transform care delivery and improve outcomes – if the right structure is put in place, says Cynthia Davis, who talks about the work being done at Methodist.
If organizations – particularly ACOs – really want to understand what data clinicians need to provide the best care, they need to go to the source, says Tina Esposito of Advocate Health Care.
Population health with Emory — “They’re able to access information much easier.”
Reducing readmissions with paramedicine
Meditech’s portal functionality — “It doesn’t fit our patient population.”
From outdated systems to being a Horizon development site
The mentor that “helped moderate” him
Being the new CIO — “It’s all about interacting with people. The strategy will come.”
Reporting/BI vs. true analytics
CMMI grant to reduce readmissions
“Healthcare is really underutilizing big data.”
The flawed approach to analytics
Embedded teams that “live, breathe and understand the problem.”
Time management challenge — “How do we flip-flop that?”