Clinical decision support

Rand study finds telehealth policy variation limits its use by FQHCs

reprint Telehealth technology that supports consultations between physicians in a hospital and counterparts in underserved communities is not achieving its potential. A new report from Rand Corporation contents that many safety-net providers still underuse telehealth because of policy, organizational and logistical barriers. To find answers to addressing barriers, the Office Czytaj więcej…

Patient data

How providers can best accommodate patient-reported data

reprint The healthcare industry is moving toward consumer-centered, patient-driven care. The consumer and patient perspective is becoming central to how healthcare is delivered, reimbursed and evaluated by regulators and other stakeholders. Previously, individual patients reported on their health to their individual clinicians, with little opportunity for the quantitative and qualitative Czytaj więcej…