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  1. PA Patient Safety Authority Leverages Analytics To Address Medical Errors
    9/28/2016

    Adopting SAS Analytics has helped Pennsylvania use data to protect patients from medical errors. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Partnership Focuses On Improving Post-Acute Care
    8/25/2016

    Predictive analytics and risk stratification help enhance quality of care and improve outcomes. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Predictive Analytics Can Help Coordinate Care
    8/23/2016

    Medalogix founder Dan Hogan weighs in on the role of predictive analytics. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Low Income Patients, Seniors, Not Using Digital Health
    8/18/2016

    According to two recent studies, certain populations are not being reached by digital health including senior citizens and low income patients. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. CMS Final Rule Pulls Kill-Switch On Two-Midnight Rule
    8/12/2016

    The 2017 finalized Medicare payment rates permanently remove the two-midnight rule adjustments. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. Consumer Price-Comparison Tool For 49 Healthcare Procedures Released
    7/21/2016

    New tool provides price transparency for financially-strapped patients. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. HHS Releases Metrics For Evaluating Interoperability Under MACRA
    7/18/2016

    Nearly 100 comments from stakeholders helped to shape the new metrics. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Report Finds More Than Half Of Patients Owe More Than $1,000
    7/8/2016

    Patients continue to face an increased financial burden due to rising healthcare costs. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Medicare Trustees Say Program Will Be Insolvent By 2028
    7/6/2016

    New projection says money woes will hit two years earlier than previously estimated. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. RWJF Predicts Healthcare Spending Will Drop By $2.6 Trillion By 2019
    7/5/2016

    Study investigates implications of slowdown in health spending growth for the future. By Christine Kern, contributing writer