Health Management

Research Shows Increase of Americans with Uncontrolled High Blood Pressure

September 14, 2020

The American Medical Association and American Heart Association reaffirm commitment to working together to equip physicians and all Americans, particularly communities of color, with resources to lower blood pressure rates across the country.

CareMount Medical President and CEO Scott Hayworth Talks Patient, Doctor Communication to Reduce Health Risks and Prevent Missed, Delayed Screenings

August 19, 2020

This week on Tuning Into The C-Suite Briana Contreras spoke with Dr. Scott Hayworth, president and CEO of New York-based CareMount Medical. In this interview, the two discussed the importance of patients staying in contact with their doctors for the sake of reducing public health risks and to discuss ongoing care options with them.

An Update for Cardiologists Who See Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

August 05, 2020

The American College of Cardiology issues its second set of recommendations for its members on prescribing two groups of drugs first developed for type 2 diabetes.

Upping the Cardiovascular Health Game

August 01, 2020

COVID-19 spotlights the threat that cardiovascular disease poses to Americans; new technology may help address risk factors at the population health level.

Tips for Keeping Health Workers Safe

July 24, 2020

Jagdish Khubchandani, a Health Science professor at Ball State University, provides tips and reminders to help keep one of the most vulnerable populations safe during the continuous battle of COVID-19.

Tackling Diabetes While Curbing Costs

July 23, 2020

Three healthcare organizations provide models for managing the disease and keeping a close eye on the bottom line.

Eric Levin talks PBMs and how Scripta is Tackling the Market's Challenges for Patients

July 22, 2020

MHE's Briana Contreras spoke with CEO of Scripta, Eric Levin. The two discussed the current state of the pharmacy benefit market and how the Scripta organization has been assisting its clients and their prescriptions prior to the COVID-19 pandemic and during.

Jim Beiermann, Danny Irland of Southwestern Health Resources Talk ACO, Next Gen. Programs (Pt. 2)

July 11, 2020

Jim Beiermann, CFO, and Danny Irland, senior vice president of network operations and chief network officer of Southwestern Health Resources discuss their focus of value-based care through ACO and Next Generation Programs within the company with Managed Healthcare Executive Senior Editor, Peter Wehrwein.

TRHC Expands Clinical Services to Include MA Enrolled High-Risk, Special Needs Patients

July 10, 2020

The healthcare tech company will assist health plans in meeting Care for Older Adults requirements.

Jim Beiermann, Danny Irland of Southwestern Health Resources Talk ACO, Next Generation Programs (Pt. 1)

July 10, 2020

Jim Beiermann and Danny Irland, both of Southwestern Health Resources, discuss their focus of value-based care through ACO and Next Generation Programs.