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Innovations: Hospital command centers help manage flow

Innovations: Hospital command centers help manage flow

By Adam Rubenfire  |  November 26, 2016

The people who manage patient flow at hospitals might like a crystal ball that shows them when their resources are about to be overwhelmed. Hospitals are trying out what might be the next best thing. They're wiring command centers with monitors that display predictive analytics.

UPMC invests in tech firm to grow Medicare Advantage membership

UPMC invests in tech firm to grow Medicare Advantage membership

By Shelby Livingston  |  September 21, 2016

Hilton Head, S.C.-based Cavulus, which has been in business for 10 years, uses predictive modeling and data analytics tools to help health insurance companies grow membership, primarily in the Medicare Advantage market.

Auto correct making a mess of scientific research

Auto correct making a mess of scientific research

By Modern Healthcare  |  September 10, 2016

Australian researchers recently published an analysis that found a feature in the spreadsheet program Microsoft Excel has created errors in about 20% of genetics papers published in leading scientific journals such as Nature and Science.

Q&A: 'Always put the consumer and consumer protection first'

Q&A: 'Always put the consumer and consumer protection first'

By Modern Healthcare  |  September 03, 2016

Dr. Karen DeSalvo stepped down last month as chief of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. DeSalvo recently spoke with Modern Healthcare about her nearly three years leading the ONC, which made her the longest-serving person in that role.

Gay Nord named president of Baylor St Luke's

Gay Nord named president of Baylor St Luke's

By Modern Healthcare  |  September 03, 2016

Gay Nord has been named president of Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center in Houston, part of CHI St. Luke's Health, effective Oct. 3.

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