Population Health

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for population health software used to identify at-risk patient populations.

Petaluma Health Center Wins 2017 HIMSS Davies Award for Hypertension Control Program
News | Hypertension | February 16, 2018
February 16, 2018 — California’s Petaluma Health Center (PHC) was recently awarded a 2017 Healthcare Information and...
Five Health Indicators Are Enough to Predict Cardiovascular Risk, Mount Sinai Researchers Report
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | January 25, 2018
January 25, 2018 – In a large population study that was the first of its kind, researchers found that a simple tool not...
Philips Expands Population Health Management Business With Acquisition of VitalHealth
News | Population Health | December 28, 2017
December 28, 2017 — Philips recently announced that it acquired VitalHealth, a provider of cloud-based population...
AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards 2017 Connections for Cardiovascular Health Grants
News | Patient Engagement | September 28, 2017
September 28, 2017 — The AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation’s Connections for Cardiovascular Health (CCH) program is...
Siemens Healthineers Supports Population Health Management With Planned Acquisition of Medicalis
News | Clinical Decision Support | April 19, 2017
April 19, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers plans to expand its Population Health Management (PHM) portfolio with the...
personalized cardiovascular health, aging population, ARIC study, Christie Ballantyne, Baylor College of Medicine, cardiovascular risk assessment
News | Population Health | February 16, 2017
February 16, 2017 — People are living longer today; however, the older a person is, the higher the risk of...
Analytics applications can help healthcare providers transform data into actionable insight, and to make quicker, more informed decisions to improve clinical, financial and operational outcomes. analytics software, health analytics, cath lab analytics

Analytics applications can help healthcare providers transform data into actionable insight, and to make quicker, more informed decisions to improve clinical, financial and operational outcomes.

Feature | Analytics Software | January 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell
Analytics in the past couple years have moved far beyond the simple dashboards used by many cardiology department...
Frost & Sullivan, 18 technologies, growth opportunities, global healthcare, information technology, 2025
News | Information Technology | January 16, 2017
January 16, 2017 — Frost & Sullivan has released a new report, “Vision 2025 – Future of Healthcare,” part of the...
smartphone apps, cardiovascular health, Stanford University study, patient self-reporting, population health
News | Population Health | January 04, 2017
January 4, 2017 — In a study published online by JAMA Cardiology, researchers from Stanford University assessed the...
IBM Watson Health, medical imaging collaborative
News | Clinical Decision Support | June 27, 2016
June 27, 2016 — IBM announced it has formed a Watson Health medical imaging collaborative, a global initiative...
statins, heart disease, HOPE-3 trial, intermediate-risk patients, hypertension, ACC.16
News | Pharmaceuticals | April 20, 2016
April 20, 2016 — Lowering cholesterol with statins significantly reduced adverse cardiovascular events in people with...
Inventory management, analytics software, cardiology

An example of a page from GE Healthcare's Cloud analytics software, showing percentage use of a hospital's operating rooms by procedure type and showing a breakdown of surgical supplies in drill down for one of these procedures.

Feature | Analytics Software | April 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell
With all areas of healthcare now migrating to electronic medical record (EMR) platforms, the data they contain can be...
Blog | HIMSS | March 24, 2016
The need for improved efficiency in healthcare and the new requirements of U.S. healthcare reform have rapidly made the...
Videos | Population Health | March 08, 2016
John Showalter, M.D., CHIO, University of Mississippi Medical Center, explains how he created population health...
IBM Watson, Merge Healthcare named Best in KLAS 2015/2016, Phytel

Merge Hemo image courtesy of Merge Healthcare

News | Cardiovascular Information Systems (CVIS) | January 29, 2016
January 29, 2016 — IBM Watson Health announced that the 2015/2016 Best in KLAS: Software & Services report...