Policy

Flow Health: Knowledge Graph of Medicine & Genomics

We need an overall vision for health IT

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on January 11, 2017) Healthcare is a vast, intensely complex ecosystem. Perhaps it is…

Unlocking the Power of Health Data

In this day and age, with fewer and fewer exceptions, each of us has a digital footprint as a patient.…

The Precision Medicine Initiative and Patient Health Data

The recent Precision Medicine Initiative Summit at the White House saw dozens of private entities committing to join with the…

Shared Care Plans and Utilization Management

Utilization Management (UM) is ubiquitous in healthcare. It is a system of authorizations for procedures and some referrals, for the…

Value-based care: can we get there with current tools?

We are at the threshold of a new way of paying for healthcare. We have paid for it traditionally with…

Medicare Advantage and Risk Adjustment: A View Ahead

The federal government recognizes that not every Medicare beneficiary's health care services in a given year cost the same as…

Making the Cancer “Moonshot” a Reality

Just over a year ago, in his 2015 State of the Union Address, President Obama announced the Precision Medicine Initiative,…