Population Health

  • Interview with Kent Hutson, M.D., CPE, of Radiology Alliance in Nashville, Tenn., on the principles of data mining and how they can be used in radiology, at the 2016 Association for Medical Imaging Management (AHRA) annual meeting.

  • The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), in collaboration with over 35 federal partners, released the updated Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015–2020 (Plan) September 21.

Siemens Healthineers Supports Population Health Management With Planned Acquisition of Medicalis
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 19, 2017

Siemens Healthineers plans to expand its Population Health Management (PHM) portfolio with the acquisition of...

internet of things
Feature | Information Technology | April 11, 2017 | By Dhaval Shah and Prasanth Kollaikal

The enormity of changes in the field of medical imaging technology is hard to fathom. In an article on this topic,...

Frost & Sullivan, 18 technologies, growth opportunities, global healthcare, information technology, 2025
News | Information Technology | January 16, 2017

Frost & Sullivan, released a new report, “Vision 2025 – Future of Healthcare,” part of the company’s Advanced...

Siemens, Northwell Health Research, population health study, improve outcomes
News | Population Health | January 11, 2017

With a common vision focused on improving health outcomes and reducing healthcare spending, Siemens Healthineers and...

Videos | Analytics Software | August 16, 2016

Interview with Kent Hutson, M.D., CPE, of Radiology Alliance in Nashville, Tenn., on the principles of data mining...

IBM Watson Health, medical imaging collaborative
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 27, 2016

IBM announced it has formed a Watson Health medical imaging collaborative, a global initiative comprised of more...

patient data sharing, cancer treatment, Queen's University Belfast
News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 18, 2016

The sharing of genetic information from millions of cancer patients around the world could be key to revolutionizing...

Blog | HIMSS | March 24, 2016

The need for improved efficiency in healthcare and the new requirements of U.S.

IBM Watson, Merge Healthcare, Best in KLAS 2015/2016, Phytel

Merge iConnect Enterprise Archive courtesy of Merge Healthcare

News | Population Health | January 29, 2016

IBM Watson Health announced that the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report recognized two of its...

News | Population Health | January 05, 2016

A new study from the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) offers insight from nearly 200...

big data
Feature | Population Health | October 11, 2015 | By Jeff Zagoudis and Dave Fornell

As healthcare converts to an entirely electronic health record (EHR)-based system, it opens up new opportunities to...

ONC, Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020, information technology, healthcare
Feature | Information Technology | September 22, 2015

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information...

Figure 1. Big data, showing correlation between a CDC study on cardiovascular disease and a study conducted based on hostility in Twitter tweets. This demonstrates how big data from social media might be used in new ways to evaluate population health.

Feature | Information Technology | September 09, 2015

The buzz term “big data” has made a rapid entry onto the healthcare scene in the past couple years with promises of...

Technology | Population Health | April 03, 2015

PatientPoint announced that PatientPoint Outreach 3.2 is now certified for Meaningful Use in an ambulatory setting....

Feature | April 01, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis

The landscape of the healthcare industry is poised for dramatic change in 2015 and the years ahead, and radiologists...

business, hospitals, spending, information technology, ICD-10, population health
News | March 05, 2015

A new, online report predicts where American hospitals will spend billions on healthcare technology in 2015,...

Feature | June 03, 2014 | Nadim Michel Daher

A recent whitepaper by the Economist Intelligence Unit deems value in the “emerging new currency within health...

Feature | August 28, 2013 | David Karabinos

Healthcare’s shift away from traditional fee-for-service reimbursement models and toward value-based payments is...

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