The Ever-Widening Care Gap

Until the industry can do a better job of managing patients – which means being able to assess individuals’ health on a regular basis – population health and accountable care are just pipe dreams, says Paul Roemer.

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Social Media, Healthcare, And The Need To Be Liked

Instead of focusing on instant gratification and being ‘liked,’ perhaps healthcare providers should providing the best service possible — something patients will truly like, says Paul Roemer.

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Does Your Digital Health Strategy Take Patients To The Land Of Oz?

Health system executives are spending millions to improve patient experiences during their hospital stay, when the far wiser investment is to manage the experiences that happen outside the four walls, says Paul Roemer.

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How Pokémon GO Is Reinventing Healthcare Consumerism

Healthcare is woefully behind when it comes to deploying innovative consumer technologies. The latest craze, however, offers the perfect opportunity to turn the tide, says Paul Roemer.

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Are Your Patients Part Of The Four Percent?

The problem with most hospital access points? They weren’t designed with the patient in mind, says Paul Roemer, who found some alarming results when he conducted a consumerism experiment.

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