Challengers of the Status Quo In Billing and Claims — More Accurate and Fairer PaymentMarch 13th 2023
Take a look into this month's cover story series of the companies, trends and ideas that are shaking things up and reshaping the contour of how healthcare is paid for and delivered. Below spotlights business process management firm Sagility and its chief growth officer, Sohail Djariri, who breaks down payment integrity when it comes to fraud detection.
Diabetes App Improves Patient Metrics, But Physician Engagement May Be KeyFebruary 15th 2023
A new study showed a smartphone app is associated with improvements in HbA1c levels and other measurements indicative of well-managed diabetes. The authors note, though, that benefit may come from greater physician involvement with patients and other factors related to the app.
Personalized Solutions Boost - Medication AdherenceNovember 4th 2022
“For the past 20 to 25 years, the data has fairly consistently shown that, overall, of people who have been prescribed long-term medications, about half of those patients are not going to take them as prescribed,” says Todd Ruppar, Ph.D., a professor in the College of Nursing at Rush University in Chicago.
Trinity Health to Use Digital Therapies to Expand Depression, Excessive Drinking TreatmentOctober 11th 2022
The partnership between the North Dakota healthcare system and Orexo, a Swedish digital therapeutics company, may be an example of how digital therapeutics can be especially beneficial for healthcare systems serving rural areas.