The HealthEC Blog

Care Gaps: A Closer Look at Transitional Care and HIPAA

Author: Velvet Thorne
Date of Publishing : October 18, 2018

Despite efforts to make the healthcare system more transparent, significant gaps persist. This is no more evident than in transitional care, the[..]

Helping FQHCs care for the most vulnerable with PHM technology

Author: Axel Miranda
Date of Publishing : October 12, 2018

While no one could argue the benefits of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and the important services they provide to under-insured or[..]

HealthEC Helps ACOs Generate MSSP Savings and Boost Performance

Author: Sanjay Seth, MD
Date of Publishing : October 01, 2018

Last month HealthEC reported that we helped our Accountable Care Organization (ACO) clients achieve $21.4 million in Medicare Shared Savings Program[..]

The Combination of Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics and Medicaid Could Transform Healthcare Delivery

Author: Sita Kapoor
Date of Publishing : August 15, 2018

Unexpected, large-scale partnerships have the potential to spur dynamic change in the healthcare industry.

Implementing Technology Solutions to Address the Growing Opioid Epidemic

Author: Sita Kapoor
Date of Publishing : July 30, 2018

Medicaid is neck deep in the opioid epidemic – covering 4 in 10 non-elderly adults with opioid addiction – and well aware of the critical need to[..]

Update: Improving Care for Washington D.C. Medicaid Beneficiaries with a Population Health Management Platform

Author: Sanjay Seth, MD
Date of Publishing : July 26, 2018

Ahead of the 2018 Medicaid Enterprise Systems Conference next month in Portland, Oregon, we're circling back to Washington D.C.

Data Analytics: Agents of Change in the Opioid Crisis

Author: Sanjay Seth, MD
Date of Publishing : June 19, 2018

I recently moderated a panel discussion on using analytics solutions to address the U.S. opioid epidemic and left the session with four crystal-clear[..]

Artificial Intelligence Could Revolutionize the Pre-Authorization Process

Author: Sita Kapoor
Date of Publishing : June 08, 2018

More than nine in 10 physicians say that pre-authorization programs have a negative impact on patient outcomes, according to a recent survey by the[..]

Opioids and Ice Cream: Closing Gaps Between Primary Care Providers and Specialists

Author: Velvet Thorne
Date of Publishing : May 31, 2018

Think about how a child acts when he really wants ice cream .

A Simple Strategy to Close the Emergency Room Communications Gap

Author: Velvet Thorne
Date of Publishing : May 15, 2018

About 30 years ago the World Wide Web was developed. About 15 years ago researchers cracked the human genome. About 10 years ago the first iPhone was[..]