At age 31, after completing his medical training as a family physician, Dr. Alan Glaseroff learned he had Type 1 diabetes. Determined to defy predictions of a shortened life, Dr. […]
In this episode, Dr. Gordon Moore talks with Mark Sonneborn, vice president, health information and analytics with the Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) about the shift from volume-based reimbursement to value-based […]
By 2020, medical knowledge will double every 73 days. Can innovative technologies like machine learning and natural language processing (NLP) analyze and curate all that knowledge to help clinicians drowning […]
In this episode, Dr. Gordon Moore talks with Dr. Christine Sinsky, Vice President for Professional Satisfaction with the American Medical Association (AMA) and a national leader in studying the connection […]
What gets between people and better health outcomes? Many initiatives focus on improving the health of patient populations, but when it comes to the health of the healthcare workforce, are […]
When a patient’s chronic conditions are compounded by depression, it’s a recipe for adverse outcomes and high healthcare costs. Dr. Paul Ciechanowski, a national leader in developing evidence-based models of collaborative care describes a new way forward.
How do we develop quality measures that help improve care outcomes without creating more work for physicians? Dr. Michael Barr of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) discusses the drive to create measures that are timely and relevant.
What happens when you need health care, but the services just aren’t available in your hometown? Telemedicine pioneer Barb Johnston explains how quality suffers when people don’t have easy access to caregivers—and how telemedicine is changing lives.