Failing to correctly diagnose and control high blood pressure (HBP) can put people at increased risk for cardiovascular disease, stroke, and renal failure. In the US, 20% of adults with hypertension do not know that they have the condition and 53% of US adults taking antihypertensive medication have uncontrolled BP. New guidelines to improve detection…
The following blog post is courtesy of Jane Sarasohn-Kahn of healthpopuli.com, one of the featured speakers at the Liberation 2019 event.
Managing mental health is critical for achieving desired physical health outcomes. That’s why some companies are partnering with health organizations to make mental health a priority.
Deb Gage, Medecision’s President & CEO, shares why Medecision is partnering with the GTMRx institute and what that means for healthcare liberation.
Hear from Medecision President & CEO Deb Gage on why medication management is a critical priority for consumer engagement and well-being.
In this brief video, Deb Gage, Medecision’s President & Chief Executive Officer, shares the importance of effective and appropriate use of medications, and why she and Medecision are involved with the Get The Medications Right (GTMRx) Institute.
Improving Rural Healthcare Access: My mother-in-law, a 20-mile drive and the reality of healthcare access in rural America
In rural areas, doctors are like a revolving door, rarely staying in one place for long. There are disparities in healthcare access in rural America, but technology may be a solution to increasing healthcare access.
Reports of the industry’s data breaches have been grabbing headlines for several years now. The challenge for healthcare organizations is to go beyond acknowledging vulnerabilities and to do something about them. But what? And, how?
To effectively manage care, care team members need to have access to the right information at the right time. Without access to relevant data at the point of decision, however, consumers might unfortunately experience a variety of unwanted outcomes.
When it comes to pricing transparency, the healthcare industry should be in a copasetic state. That’s far from the reality.