Essential Insights

Be a catalyst for change

by Brent Stutz and Lisa Avedon

Women must be a strategic part of driving change at organizations. Here’s what healthcare leaders said about empowering women to drive innovation efforts.

Is our healthcare system ready for our aging society?

by Laura Drucker Mueller

Americans are living longer, but not necessarily healthier, lives—and our current health system may not be equipped to handle it. Here’s what experts say we can do.

How CMS is promoting interoperability

by Chris Hayhurst

CMS’ “Meaningful Use” program has now become “Promoting Interoperability.” Here’s what you need to know about CMS' latest changes to its EHR incentive program.

Could new patient forms become a thing of the past?

by Will Seaton

What Apple’s latest electronic health record move means for both healthcare providers and patients.

How do we get more men to the doctor?

by Laura Drucker Mueller

With June designated as Men's Health Month, here's a deeper look at why more men may be hesitant to go to the doctor and how healthcare providers can help.

Getting to stroke on time

by Rita Colorito

Every 40 seconds someone in the United States suffers a stroke, the leading cause of disability in the United States. Here’s how the emerging trend of mobile stroke units is helping patients get critical treatment faster.

Are your physicians burned out?

by Laura Drucker Mueller

Our infographic examines the impact of physician burnout on patient care, outcomes and healthcare costs – and what can be done to help.

The future of medication adherence

by Michael Myser

As many as 50 percent of patients on medications aren't taking them correctly. Here’s how coupling advanced technology and human intervention can improve medication adherence.

Is your hospital missing this key part of patient care?

by Laura Drucker Mueller

Americans are more racially and ethnically diverse than ever before, and the U.S. is projected to be even more diverse in the coming decades. Here’s what organizations need to know to provide more culturally competent patient care.

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