Inside Angle

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Tag: population health

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Changing with the times: A fresh look at the definition of health care

April 2, 2021 / By Katie Christensen

I have started to hear the phrase “social determinants of health” being interspersed with the phrase “health equity.”  Although the two phrases are related, there are some fundamental differences in […]

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Innovations in health care delivery: CVS Health

January 15, 2021 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

People with chronic health conditions face many challenges as they work to manage those conditions to the best of their ability. A 2018 survey of certified diabetes educators asked how […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Helping patients navigate their unique health journeys

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

Gordon Moore: Welcome to the Inside Angle podcast of 3M. This is Dr. Gordon Moore, your host, and today I’m talking with Dr. Daniel Knecht. He is a board-certified internist […]

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Three questions with Sandeep Wadhwa, MD

January 11, 2021 / By Sandeep Wadhwa, MD, MBA, Kelli Christman

Kelli sat down with 3M Health Information Systems Global Chief Medical Officer Sandeep Wadhwa, MD, MBA, to look at what’s coming in 2021 and how 2020 still managed to shine […]

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Frailty assessment scores may predict length of stay and complications

December 18, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

With all of the data we have on diagnosis, comorbidity, age and sex, we still only access a small subset of factors that predict a person’s likelihood of experiencing complications […]

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Podcast Episode Transcript: Frailty Index: Predicting length of stay and complications

With L. Gordon Moore, MD, Victoria Sharp, MD, MBA

Dr. Gordon Moore: Hello and welcome to 3M’s Inside Angle Podcast. This is your host, Gordon Moore, and with me today is Dr. Victoria Sharp. Dr. Sharp is a clinical […]

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Bridging the health care inequality divide: Pandemic solutions

July 1, 2020 / By Melissa Clarke, MD

Today’s blog is co-authored by Angela Diop, ND, CHCIO, and Andrew Robie, MD, of Unity Health Care in Washington DC. Dr. Robie is Chief Medical Information Officer and a family […]

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A Stratified Population – New book on population health management

June 25, 2020 / By Alessandra Di Maio

Having the right information is key in population health decision making. Finding the appropriate granularity within a health dataset and generating comprehensive forecasts to determine the clinical needs of a […]

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Serving the safety net community

May 13, 2020 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

State budgets are often challenged by healthcare costs. An increasing number of states are exploring ways to reduce these costs through policies aimed at the intersection of healthcare costs and […]

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COVID-19 and chronic conditions: A look at population health

March 23, 2020 / By Steve Delaronde

The extent and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is still emerging. Lack of experience with a novel virus is challenging governments, public health systems, and individuals worldwide.  We have a […]

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Changing the trajectory of unhealthy eating habits

December 27, 2019 / By Katie Christensen

“About half of all American adults—117 million individuals—have one or more preventable chronic diseases, many of which are related to poor quality eating patterns and physical inactivity.” Wait…half?  Admittedly a […]

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Can artificial intelligence help address the burden of too many quality measures?

November 11, 2019 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Physicians and nurses are experiencing burnout and are committing suicide at unprecedented rates. When asked, healthcare professionals tell us they are pulled away from meeting their patients’ needs to fulfill […]