Case Study: One health system's population health journey August 17, 2015 By Mark C. Holliday Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. is relying on data to identify the most effective ways to proactively engage patients, and leveraging technology to share information between facilities and programs. Medicaid incentives: worth the effort? August 06, 2015 By Scott Baltic More Medicaid incentive programs are cropping up across the country. Here's a look at the programs, and some of the early results. Five private sector interoperability initiatives to watch August 04, 2015 By Jitin Asnaani Here are some innovative ways EHR vendors are working to expand interoperability for providers and payers Three trends affecting managed care August 04, 2015 By Mike Myers As the healthcare system undergoes rapid change, there are three important trends that managed care executives should keep an eye on. Five factors that influence health plan selection July 15, 2015 By Aubrey Westgate A recent survey by FAIR Health, an independent, not-for-profit dedicated to healthcare cost and insurance transparency, indicates the top factors that influence consumers' health plan selection. Survey: Healthcare C-Suite Ready for Pop Health Management July 14, 2015 By Justin Lanning At the recent Midas+ Annual Symposium, C-level healthcare executives were asked about their perspective on population health management. Here's what they said. Ten Health Organizations Slammed by Cyber Breaches July 13, 2015 By Aubrey Westgate Cybersecurity breaches are hitting the healthcare industry hard. Here are 10 recent victims. Overcoming a key barrier to highly satisfied patients July 13, 2015 By Michael O'Toole Here are four ways to help your organization overcome key hurdles to effective patient communication. Using data analytics to effectively manage populations July 01, 2015 By Saeed Aminzadeh An active population health management program is key to improving performance, and it needs big data engagement analytics if it’s going to succeed. Eight changes that foretell the modernization of healthcare July 01, 2015 By Tom Kelly We are on the verge of healthcare modernization that will transform the healthcare experience.