Population Health

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for population health software used to identify at-risk patient populations.

Big Data from Twitter showing stressed language posts compared to CDC reported heart attacks in study by Johannes Eichstaedt.

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

April 3, 2015 — PatientPoint announced that PatientPoint Outreach 3.2 is now certified for Meaningful Use in an...

Critical Issues Facing Radiology.
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

March 5, 2015 — A new, online report predicts where American...

Value-based Imaging
Feature | June 03, 2014 | Nadim Michel Daher

A recent whitepaper[1] 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...