Population Health Management
14 Mar 2018  |  North America
Summary of Top Takeaways and Perspectives from the GDS Summit, November 2017
Healthcare’s digitization is leading to an explosion of electronic data across all healthcare industry segments. Health-related digital data is pouring in from a variety of sources including electronic health records (EHRs), billing and medical claims systems, and a plethora of health monitoring devices. Profound changes are occurring in the day-...
23 Jan 2018  |  Asia Pacific
Underlying Social Challenges and Constraints Hindering Japan’s Progress towards Health System Modernization
Japan’s healthcare system is an icon of kindness and compassion. The country spends 11.4% of its gross domestic product (GDP) on healthcare, which equates to just over $560 billion or about one-fifth of the healthcare spending by the United States (US). At that level of spending, the Japanese people enjoy universal health coverage, affordable hea...
28 Dec 2017  |  North America
Top Digital Health Takeaways and Analyst Perspectives
The Connected Health Conference is one of the leading digital health events in the US market. The theme of the 2017 conference was: “The Connected Life Journey: Shaping Health and Wellness for Every Generation.” The goal was to place less emphasis on the bells and whistles of technology while focusing more on the human element of connected heal...