HOSPITAL & PROVIDER STRATEGY
Top four patient engagement trends to watch April 06, 2017By Tracey WalkerThese trends emerge from CDW’s Patient Engagement Perspective Study, but surprisingly one tech trend didn’t make the cut. New C-suite position to watch: Chief experience officersChief experience officers improve the patient experience—and the experience of caregivers. Bariatric surgery costs vs. benefits: Plan coverage considerations March 30, 2017By Karen AppoldFrom a healthcare perspective, bariatric surgery is considered one of the most effective options for short-term and sustained weight loss. But does the investment pay off? Insulin treatment persistence varies among payers March 24, 2017By Tracey WalkerA study from Walgreens provides a benchmark of basal insulin treatment persistence across different payers in the United States. Senior housing, healthcare partnership leads to savings, lower readmissions March 21, 2017By Diane BurfeindtPartnership between senior living provider and healthcare system improves population health. Prepare providers for telemedicine: 3 critical training areas March 17, 2017By Erin Aas MSN ARNPTo ensure providers are prepared for telemedicine practice, healthcare leaders must provide training in these areas. What providers need to do to improve chronic care March 14, 2017By Tracey WalkerA West survey finds that an overwhelming number of chronic care patients say they need help managing their disease. ACA reform must preserve mental health pharmacy access March 12, 2017By John FigueroaACA repeal or replacement must focus on how to preserve mental health services and pharmacy access. Top 10 healthcare wearables to watch March 10, 2017By Donna MarburyInnovation in healthcare wearables continues to drive market growth.