the Latest Insights
April 28, 2014
The Health Leadership Forum sat down with Abbe Don, Vice President of User Experience at Epocrates, an athenahealth company, to discuss trends in mobile healthcare technology and the role that design will play in spreading adoption and use of these technologies.
Don leads the team responsible for creating a … Read more
April 22, 2014
In December 2013, our company unplugged its last BlackBerry server. Just two years prior, at least 75% of our healthcare consultants relied on BlackBerries for mobile communication; today, not a single employee. Ours is certainly not the only firm to move on from BlackBerry in favor of Apple’s iPhone or … Read more
April 16, 2014
As part of athenahealth’s recently held Academic Medical Center Advisory Roundtable event, it was my pleasure to sit down with and interview two exceptional academic medical center executives in Dr. Stephen Klasko, President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA, and Dr. Amy Abernethy, Director of the … Read more
Israel Green-Hopkins, MD
April 15, 2014
Given that some of the greatest challenges Emergency Department physicians, like myself, deal with are problems with access to care and ensuring that prescriptions and recommendations are carried out, it seems beyond our capabilities to provide a better patient experience: more pressing issues are at bat.
Still, if we don’t … Read more
John Fox, Ph.D.
April 11, 2014
Today, we are thrilled to re-launch the Health Leadership Forum with a new design, new content features, and, you might say, a new attitude. When we first introduced the Forum just shy of two years ago, it was with a mission to “create and nurture the leaders that health care … Read more
April 10, 2014
2014 marks the launch of the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) most important coverage expansion provisions, designed to dramatically reduce the number of uninsured Americans. Between now and the end of 2016, millions of individuals are expected to sign up for subsidized insurance coverage through newly established health care exchanges, or … Read more
Ideas to Act On
“Population health speaks to our historic mission in the community, especially our commitment to social justice and addressing health disparities.”Read Article
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