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?”
Patients with HIV often go untreated simply because they don’t realize they are infected. Grady Health System in Georgia decided to do something about it.
A daily checklist in Epic can a care team assess a patient’s overall recovery and risk of infection, as well as identify their progress toward specific care goals.
Roger Connors and Tom Smith
Bronze sculpture by Kimber Feibiger