Baseline Study to Try to Create Picture From the Project's Findings
- Establishment of software infrastructure: Tools such as electronic medical records, electronic information exchanges and practice management systems are crucial to value-based payment reform, the report says. It points out the rise of mergers and acquisitions in software infrastructure, as well as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' high registration data for EMRs, as signs of saturation for the aforementioned tools. These investments, the report says, show potential for disruption of current "heavy technology" by upstarts at the lower end of the market, with the report's authors saying they expect the disruption to move into larger facilities and providers.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Marianne Aiello, for HealthLeaders Media , July 23, 2014
Carolinas HealthCare System is using predictive modeling to identify high-risk patients who might benefit from preventative care. In Ohio, Dayton Children's Hospital is using Google products to target potential patients.