TechnologyClosed Hospital Finds New Life as Startup Accelerator
The second class of healthcare startups starts in November.
Clinical CareAlzheimer's Drug Targets People With Mild Cognitive Impairment. What Does That Mean?
Who should decide which patients qualify for treatment: dementia specialists or primary care physicians?
Human ResourcesEncouraging Paid Free Time for Employees
Providing staff with time to spend on work-related projects near and dear to their hearts is a great way to...
InnovationMicrobiome Startups Promise to Improve Your Gut Health, but Is the Science Solid?
Microbiome startups have been alternately hailed for health breakthroughs and indicted for fraud.
Covid-19Hot Spots Where COVID Vaccination Lags Push Experimental Antibody Treatment
Thousands of people have rushed to receive infusions of powerful antibody cocktails shown to reduce hospitalizations by 70% when given...
InnovationMission and Money Clash in Nonprofit Hospitals' Venture Capital Ambitions
Eager to find new sources of revenue, hospital systems of all sizes have been experimenting as venture capitalists for healthcare...
PayerThe Pros and Cons of Insurtech Startup Expansion
One insurtech startup CEO says that single-point startups are "contributing to fragmentation. The key is to solve problems in the...
PayerNovel Treatments Challenge Traditional Reimbursement
Paying for high-cost, breakthrough drugs is one of healthcare's abiding challenges?and tied to so many of the "pre-existing" conditions that...
InnovationNew Moms Latched On to Remote Breastfeeding Help. Will Demand Wane as Pandemic Fades?
Support for breastfeeding was upended last year, when it no longer seemed safe to take a baby class at the...
TechnologyGlen Tullman Explains Aim to Use Digital to Cut Costs for Employers and Consumers
Former Allscripts CEO and Livongo founder now heads Transcarent, touted as a comprehensive platform for employees of self-insured employers.
TechnologyStudy Finds Primary Care and General Clinician EHR Use Is More Time-Consuming Than Pediatrician EHR Use
An all-Epic study spanned 349 health systems, and found pediatricians receive considerably fewer messages regarding patients, prescriptions, team activities, and...
TechnologyHealth Information Exchanges Are Shifting Responsibility for Care Coordination From Patient to Provider
HIE event notification shows promise in solving healthcare challenges.