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Can data analytics aid in end-of-life care decisions?When it comes to clinicians discussing end-of-life care with patients and their families, too often decisions must be made quickly. Here’s how data analytics can help.
Do physicians dismiss patients’ financial concerns?Patients need cost information to make the best treatment decisions. But physicians are coming up short.
Survey: Healthcare price transparency tools underutilizedManaged Healthcare Executive’s 2017 Technology Survey findings reveal that tools to help consumers estimate the cost of healthcare may be underutilized. Here’s what UnitedHealthcare is doing about that.
Automated health tracking boosts patient engagement, study showsConnected devices and apps eliminating the need for manual tracking drive better long-term engagement in healthy activities, a study from Walgreens and Scripps Translational Science, shows.
Top four healthcare industry changes to watch in 2017In order to survive as a managed care organization, it’s important to stay on top of policy changes and reimbursement trends.
Four ways tech improves chronic disease managementFinding technology solutions to diagnose and manage chronic conditions is critical to the future of healthcare.
New diabetes medications help address linked diseasesExperts share updates on new diabetes medications, and provide an overview of what’s coming.
Three technology innovations helping Cigna meet customers’ needsAt Cigna, technology is viewed as a strategic enabler that powers its business strategy—creating closer, more meaningful connections with customers.
Four tech trends in healthcare in 2017Several changes and transitions will have a huge impact on health IT in 2017 and in future years.
Are high-value health plans the wave of the future?As the destiny of Obamacare takes center stage, two researchers have proposed the next-generation of HSAs-HDHPs, a new way to design health insurance plans that could win bipartisan support.
Top 14 apps for healthcare executives to watchWe asked healthcare industry leaders, what apps should managed care executives check out? Here's what they said.
Managed Care Technology Survey 2017Is your organization on pace with the biggest healthcare technology trends? Here’s your chance to find out.