Tag Archives: Healthcare

How Virtual Care is Improving Access and Affordability of Healthcare – Healthcare Informatics

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has made strides in providing more affordable, accessible care for all patients. A new rule allowing Medicare Advantage beneficiaries to access telehealth from home was recently proposed. CMS also released its CY 2019 Physician Fee Schedule final rule, which includes reimbursement for telehealth and virtual care services.… Read More »

Top 8 Healthcare Predictions for 2019

What can you look forward to in healthcare in 2019? The debate expects to get hotter between AI vs. Physicians, Consumer vs. Clinical, Human empathy vs. Machine Intelligence as many new players enter the ecosystem We have been writing the predictions for healthcare every year now for the past 10 years. We also review back… Read More »

Retail clinics, employer activists poised to disrupt healthcare, report finds

Dive Brief: New business models are disrupting medical care, putting pressure on companies to rethink their strategies or risk being left behind, according to a new PwC Health Research Institute report.  HRI points to four new archetypes of deals that are transforming healthcare economics and how patient get care: vertical integrators, employer activists, technology invaders… Read More »