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The View Of Digital Health From An ‘Engaged Patient’

Using data from 2010, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) listed the following as the top five chronic health conditions within the Medicare beneficiary community. High blood pressure (58%)…

Celebrating Patient Safety Awareness Week with Interoperability

This week is the National Patient Safety Forum’s “Patient Safety Awareness Week,” an annual education and awareness campaign for healthcare safety. This year’s theme is “Navigate Your Health…Safely.” A patient’s…

How to Become a Wise Healthcare Consumer

Everyone loves a good deal. As Americans, we pride ourselves on being shrewd consumers—scouring websites like Amazon to make sure we’re getting the best price on the newest smart phone,…

Connected Health And America’s War On Error

There is a war going on in our healthcare system, where according to a recent analysis, the annual losses are worse than any other war in our nation’s history, including…