April 2012

Workforce Management: Self-Thought: Companies Ponder Bringing Insurance In-House

Science Matters: For Greater Engagement in Healthy Behavior

  An innovative, science-based approach to behavior change that addresses individual "readiness" to engage in healthier behavior as a key element of effective Population Health Man...

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Sunday, December 21, 2014 12:57 AM GMT

I Would Award The Hon. Peter Dutton M.P. An F- For His Performance In E-Health! | Australian Health Information Technology

The story: He gets into office as Health Minister - kicks off a six week review of the PCEHR - releases it 6 months later and is yet to actually to provide a Government response 8 months later! In p...
Saturday, December 20, 2014 10:21 AM GMT

We Spend More on Health Care Than Other Rich Countries but Have Worse Outcomes?

By FRANK de LIBERO Here it’s argued that we need to retire the health care fallacy, “We spend more on health care than other rich countries but have worse outcomes.” The fallacy implies U.S. hea...
Friday, December 19, 2014 8:04 AM GMT

HL20: Rebecca Katz—Cooking Up Sustainable Nourishment

Chef Rebecca Katz's life changed when her father began a battle with laryngeal cancer in 1999. That event spurred her belief that food is a key element in cancer care and her quest to change the Ameri...
Thursday, December 18, 2014 9:32 AM GMT

Majority Favors the Affordable Care Act’s Employer Mandate, But Opinion Can Shift When Presented With Pros and Cons

Recent news stories on the heath law did not attract most Americans’ attention, and many are unaware of details and implications of the developments Weeks before the Affordable Care Act’s employer...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 8:21 AM GMT

Health IT Forecast for 2015 – Consumers Pushing for Healthcare Transformation

Doctors and hospitals live and work in a parallel universe than the consumers, patients and caregivers they serve, a prominent Chief Medical Information Officer told me last week. In one world, clinic...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 9:48 AM GMT

Consumer Reports: “Respectful” treatment key to patient safety?--Casey Quinlan

In a report released today (December 16, 2014), Consumer Reports shares insights from a survey of 1,200 people who were recently hospitalized. SPM is not surprised by the findings, which include the f...
Thursday, December 11, 2014 11:06 AM GMT

Intelligent insights on mHealth, wearable devices and consumer behaviors

I am writing this as I wing my way back to Seattle after a quick, one day stopover to speak at the annual mHealth conference held this year at the Gaylord National Resort and Conference Center just ou...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 5:53 PM GMT

Small Business and the Affordable Care Act: How Has Your Business Been Affected?

The Affordable Care Act is having a lasting impact on small businesses, affecting how owners make decisions about hiring and managing staff, upgrading equipment and more.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 12:39 PM GMT

A Smarter Planet — The Social Traffic Conundrum: An IBM vPanel...

The Social Traffic Conundrum: An IBM vPanel Interactive Dialogue Date: Wednesday, September 22, 4pm ET Location: The IBM New Intelligence Video Studio, http://www.livestream.com/newintelligence Descri...
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