Top four patient engagement trends to watch April 07, 2017By Tracey WalkerThese trends emerge from CDW’s Patient Engagement Perspective Study, but surprisingly one tech trend didn’t make the cut.
In this issue
Three ways smarter technology is improving diabetes care April 05, 2017By Donna MarburyCould new technology solve America’s diabetes crisis? Find out. New C-suite position to watch: Chief experience officersChief experience officers improve the patient experience—and the experience of caregivers. 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. Prevent polypharmacy problems April 08, 2017By Mari EdlinPolypharmacy presents real problems—especially for older adults. Healthcare mergers and acquisitions: What payers, providers will do in 2017 March 06, 2017By Aine CrytsIntegrating businesses is complex, but experts shed light on other options including partnerships and shared services. Five advancements in diabetes treatment to watch April 10, 2017By Karen AppoldThe healthcare industry continues to focus efforts on treatments that work better, and ideally are less expensive and less invasive for patients. 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. Nine ways to help diabetic patients comply April 09, 2017By Aine CrytsGetting diabetic patients to adhere to medication and dietary changes can be difficult. Here are some tips from experts. New therapies show promise in treating diabetesNew updates in insulin products, as well as non-pharma therapies are on the horizon for diabetes. Six things other industries can learn from healthcare April 11, 2017By Aubrey WestgateIndustry leaders say that despite criticisms against the healthcare industry, there are some great lessons it can teach other industries.