Castlight Health Partners with Teladoc for Telehealth Integration

Castlight Health Partners with Teladoc

Enterprise Healthcare Cloud provider, Castlight Health has signed a partnership with Teladoc, the nation’s first and largest telehealth provider with more than 8 million members. This relationship enables Teladoc to offer its telehealth services through Castlight’s technology suite to all enterprises that work with both Castlight and Teladoc. Castlight empowers large businesses to manage healthcare spending and enables employees and families to make informed choices with a clear understanding
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Pfizer Forms a Strategic Alliance with CliniWorks to Develop Population Health Management Platform

Develop Population Health Management Platform

CliniWorks today announced a strategic alliance between and Pfizer Inc.to jointly advance the parties’ respective capabilities in working with healthcare provider organizations to identify and close clinical or quality gaps to improve population health. The two companies are partnering to develop a population health management platform solution that leverages CliniWorks’ technologies in disparate data aggregation and Natural Language Processing (which interprets free text information) of
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What is the Future of Population Health Management?

What is the Future of Population Health Management

  The next evolution of population health management will demand a greater focus on three key data truths. Janice Nicholson, Founder & CEO of i2i Systems shares her definition of Population Health Management 2.0. If you believe that Population Health Management is about reporting and analytics then you only know half the story. Yes, having the right Population Health Management tools eases the pain associated with delivering performance or compliance reports, demonstrating
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Telemedicine Partnership Nets $74k In Savings for 78% ROI for Arizona Health System

Telemedicine Partnership

MeMD announces that its telemedicine partnership  with Maricopa Integrated Health System (MIHS) demonstrated a 78% ROI with a net savings of $74k. A year after announcing the adoption of the MeMD Telemedicine Solution by MIHS, one of Arizona’s leading health care systems, a strong partnership has evolved, resulting in high utilization and large savings for MIHS. Through open communication, proven on-boarding strategies, continued support, and dedicated resources from MeMD, the partners have
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Keys to Implementing a Sustainable Population Health Management Program

Sustainable Population Health Management Program

White paper from Siemens examines some of the critical success factors for a sustainable population health management program.  Population health management (PHM) has become and will continue to be a top priority for healthcare providers as the industry shifts from the current fee-for-service to new value-based purchasing models. Provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are driving the adoption of these models, which are designed to improve the quality of American healthcare, while large
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Top 3 Investment Areas for Population Health Management

Top 3 Investment Areas for Population Health Management 1

Advisory Board survey results explore trends in the top three investment areas for population health management The Care Transformation Center at the Advisory Board surveyed 180 healthcare provider systems, standalone community hospitals, academic medical centers, and physician practices from July-October 2013 to offer a unique snapshot of population health managers' investment priorities. Key highlights of the survey include: 
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Intersecting Trends in HIT: Population Health Management & Business Intelligence

Can Big Data Provide the Trust We Need To Improve Healthcare

72.5% of healthcare organizations are integrating clinical and claims data to better manage population health. In order to successfully take advantage of that data to improve care coordination, healthcare providers must learn to utilize population health management and business intelligence tools. The infographic shown below created by CDW Healthcare illustrates how population health management and business intelligence tools are playing a bigger role in the changing HIT landscape. 
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Caradigm & Beacon Partners Collaborate to Deliver Solution for Population Health Management

Caradigm, a population health company, and Beacon Partners, a leading healthcare management consulting firm, today announced an agreement to deliver a comprehensive solution for improving population health management and transitioning to value-based care. The agreement joins Caradigm’s population health software and the healthcare consulting expertise of Beacon Partners in order to help providers manage risk, improve care quality and outcomes, and reduce the per capita cost of care. Under the agreement, the companies will collaborate to help healthcare providers accelerate the deployment and adoption of Caradigm’s portfolio of healthcare analytics and population health solutions, including Caradigm™ Risk Management and Caradigm™ Care Management. As a critical part of this effort, Beacon Partners will offer advisory services, clinical and IT transformation, and implementation services for Caradigm customers. These services are designed to help organizations understand value-based care opportunities, assess their readiness to shift successfully to risk-bearing payment models, and develop comprehensive transition and implementation plans. “Succeeding in population health and value-based care requires significant transformation on the part of providers, who are increasingly taking on more risk,” said Michael Simpson, CEO of Caradigm. “Beacon Partners brings proven experience in helping organizations navigate these changes. Our customers will benefit from Beacon Partners’ expertise in implementing new models of care delivery.” “Healthcare organizations that will thrive in the future are those that successfully manage risk and improve the health of their communities,” said Ralph Fargnoli, president and CEO of Beacon Partners. “To do this, organizations need to leverage the full power of their data to transform their clinical, operational and patient engagement processes. We look forward to working with Caradigm to help clients navigate and gain value from these transitions.” Caradigm’s family of software — anchored by the Caradigm Intelligence Platform — is designed to address the capabilities needed by healthcare organizations to improve population health management, including data aggregation and control, healthcare analytics, care coordination and management, and patient engagement and wellness.

Caradigm, a population health company, and Beacon Partners, a healthcare management consulting firm, today announced an agreement to deliver a comprehensive solution for improving population health management and transitioning to value-based care. The agreement joins Caradigm’s population health software and the healthcare consulting expertise of Beacon Partners in order to help providers manage risk, improve care quality and outcomes, and reduce the per capita cost of care.
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