Some safety net hospitals hesitate to push their patients to sign up for MyChart because they think their patients won’t be able to access it. Maricopa found out that's not true.
Medical issues like pneumonia and acute heart failure require similar treatment for almost every patient, but many organizations see high variability in the cost of that treatment.
Your ZIP Code says a lot about you: it’s not just demographic information, but a social determinant of health.
According to the USDA, direct healthcare costs related to hunger are $155 billion annually, and food insecurity has a direct relationship with other health conditions.
A new partnership between Epic and Mayo Clinic puts the best health information just a click away for patients.
Reducing radiation? It seems like a no-brainer, but sometimes reducing the use of radioactive imaging techniques like CT angiograms is harder than it seems.
Encouraging preventive care for health system employees with Epic
“How often does the patient visit the ER?” and “Would you be surprised if the patient died within the next 12 months?”
Ceramic sculpture by Kina Crow
Stephen M. R. Covey