With health IT having been embraced in earnest these the past fews years, now it's time to actually put that technology to work. This story explored the vast potential for pop health improvement as patient engagement takes hold and providers make smarter use of data exchange and analytics. A follow-up story, "What to look for in population health at HIMSS15," was almost as popular.
January look-ahead lists are perennially popular, and this one was no exception. Six months into the year, how are ECRI's predictions – from 3D printing to fitness devices – playing out? At least one ("Google Glass: Dead for consumers but maybe not for healthcare") has already come true.