Growth in Health Information Exchange With ACO Market PenetrationJanuary 17th 2022
Hospitals that participate in accountable care organizations (ACOs) expand their health information exchange networks as a result, but hospitals in markets with existing ACO infrastructure can expand more quickly.
The Health Information Technology Special Issue: Continuing the Progress Toward Digital TransformationJanuary 14th 2022
A letter from the guest editor highlights the significant work that remains for provider organizations to integrate digital advancement as a key strategy in addressing some of the most pressing challenges that are transforming the health care landscape.
Relationships Between Patient Portal Activation and Patient Satisfaction Scores Among CG-CAHPS and HCAHPS RespondentsJanuary 13th 2022
Patients with activated patient portal accounts report higher patient satisfaction in respective dimensions of the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CG-CAHPS) and Hospital CAHPS (HCAHPS) surveys compared with patients without portal accounts.
Integrating Predictive Models Into Care: Facilitating Informed Decision-Making and Communicating Equity IssuesJanuary 12th 2022
As predictive models proliferate, providers and decision makers require accessible information to guide their use. Preventing and combating bias must also be priorities in model development and in communication with providers and decision makers.
Telemedicine Catches On: Changes in the Utilization of Telemedicine Services During the COVID-19 PandemicOctober 27th 2021
This analysis of health insurance claims data demonstrates rapid increase and sustained high utilization of telemedicine services during the COVID-19 pandemic.