Researchers identify more effective, cost-efficient test for breast cancer risk April 25, 2017By Tracey WalkerNew findings reveal this genetic test to assess breast cancer risk could be more effective than others. ACA uncertainty impacts rate of insured: What health execs should know April 22, 2017By Tracey WalkerA Gallup-Healthways poll shows it will be important to monitor the uninsured trends in the coming months as the ACA hangs in the balance. How to connect with the sickest, neediest patients April 21, 2017By Tracey WalkerA new Commonwealth Fund survey on how Medicaid changes could affect this population, has experts weighing in on ways to resolve the healthcare disconnect. How to make health price information more accessible to consumers April 19, 2017By Tracey WalkerNational survey and surveys in New York State, Florida, Texas, and New Hampshire point to a need for more actionable price information. How one hospital reduced pediatric epilepsy emergency visits, admissions April 18, 2017By Tracey WalkerNationwide Children’s Hospital sees dramatic drop in ED visits and inpatient admissions for epilepsy patients with collaborative quality improvement project. Hospital pop health program increases cancer screenings, patient engagement April 17, 2017By Donna MarburyA hospital system is adapting population health data to create a blueprint for a cost savings patient care program. One plan’s unique approach to combat diabetes, obesity April 14, 2017By Roy Beveridge MDThis novel approach aims to help those already struggling with obesity and diabetes, but eventually win the fight against this epidemic. Four steps managed care can take to promote antimicrobial stewardshipThe call for antimicrobial stewardship is growing. Enact these steps to prevent a return to the pre-antibiotic era. Game changing idea: Specialty intensive medical home April 12, 2017By Tracey WalkerBlue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois partners with gastroenterology group to focus on Crohn’s disease patients. Behavioral health top priority for employers April 12, 2017By Tracey WalkerWith a growing need for services, nearly nine in 10 employers cite behavioral health as an important priority in Willis Towers Watson survey.