Technology

Dr Aaron Lee: AI in Ophthalmology Comes With Important Caveats

January 25th 2022, 4:00pm

Video

Aaron Lee, MD, an associate professor of ophthalmology at the University of Washington, discusses some limitations of artificial intelligence (AI) in the ophthalmology field.

AJMC® in the Press, January 21, 2022

January 21st 2022, 3:00pm

Article

Coverage of our peer-reviewed research and news reporting in the health care and mainstream press.

The Challenges of Identifying and Mitigating Racial Bias in Predictive Models

January 20th 2022, 2:30pm

Podcast

On this episode of Managed Care Cast, we interview the lead author of a paper in the Health IT issue of The American Journal of Managed Care.

Understanding Physicians’ Work via Text Analytics on EHR Inbox Messages

January 20th 2022, 2:00pm

Article

This study leverages text analytics to identify work themes managed by primary care physicians in their electronic health record (EHR) inbox messages and inform managers on workflow redesign.

Assessment of Structured Data Elements for Social Risk Factors

January 19th 2022, 2:00pm

Article

An expert panel identified and assessed electronic health record and health information exchange structured data elements to support future development of social risk factor computable phenotyping.

Use of Electronic Health Record Systems in Accountable Care Organizations

January 18th 2022, 2:00pm

Article

A recent survey found that more than 90% of accountable care organizations (ACOs) have multiple EHRs. This could present issues as ACOs adopt electronic quality measures.

Growth in Health Information Exchange With ACO Market Penetration

January 17th 2022, 2:00pm

Article

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.

Contributor: Technology-Based Telepharmacy Needed to Engage High-risk Patients, Improve Medication Adherence

January 16th 2022, 12:00pm

Article

Medicare Advantage plans must leverage data-driven insights and omnichannel telepharmacy software to guide meaningful interactions with high-risk members and boost Star Ratings performance.

The Health Information Technology Special Issue: Continuing the Progress Toward Digital Transformation

January 14th 2022, 5:00pm

Article

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.

Addressing Virtual Care Disparities for Patients With Limited English Proficiency

January 14th 2022, 2:00pm

Article

With increased use of virtual care due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the following recommendations address disparities for patients with limited English proficiency.