Discharge instructions offered to patients are often generic and ambiguous. One way to improve outcomes and communication with patients is to provide…
CMS is launching two models to see what best helps encourage shared decision-making between doctors and patients.
Using patient-reported data, the Army has adopted an individualized approach to behavioral health to track progress among soldiers.
There have been a few "firsts" at my house this week, most of them care of my two-year-old grandson Lucas. It made me think about all the change that…
Sessions on precision medicine feature prominently on the agenda of the annual Connected Health Conference in the District of Columbia next week.
Chances are it won’t happen—but you'd better be prepared if it does: The feds will be conducting a “small number” of onsite HIPAA audits in 2017.
The same technology that allows you to withdraw money from any ATM in the world could also be the key to giving patients better access to their health data.
While healthcare continues to move toward value-based care, that transition has slowed.
Evidence continues to mount that poorly handled handoffs from one medical resident to another pose major risks for patients.
Healthcare organizations and associations widely praised the Senate’s passage Wednesday afternoon of the 21st Century Cures Act, which they call landmark…