What the industry is saying.
The Building Blocks for Integrated Care
January 9, 2012
by Rob Beardall
Integrated health services are seen as the answer to delivering high-quality, affordable healthcare - particularly for patients with long-term conditions. But it requires crucial key building blocks.
HFMA Works with Net.Orange
September 14, 2012
eHealth Insider Interview by Vasu Rangadass and Rob Beardall
The Healthcare Financial Management Association has joined with Net.Orange to create a range of mobile clinical support and business applications.
IN IT TOGETHER
Rob Beardall, MD, MPH
Integrated health services are seen as the answer to delivering high-quality, affordable healthcare - particularly for patients with long-term conditions. But that requires six key building blocks, argues Rob Beardall.
The Big Idea: How to Solve the Cost Crisis in Health Care
Harvard Business Review
U.S. health care costs currently exceed 17% of GDP and continue to rise. Other countries spend less of their GDP on health care but have the same increasing trend. Explanations are not hard to find.
Patient Care - A Project Management Perspective
By Deepa Bhide, MD, PMP
Poor health puts a significant burden not only on the patient but also on the family and society at large. Diseases can deplete a patient of finances as well as impose stress on healthcare services and work productivity.