Hospital Administration
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Socioeconomic Factors Crucial for Provider Performance Measurement in a Value-Based Paradigm

Ashish Varshneya - February 12, 2016

Healthcare reform established several programs to measure provider performance in an effort to improve the quality of care and curb rising healthcare costs.  A key program is…

Medication Non-Adherence: A $290 Billion Unnecessary Expenditure
Business
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Business
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Medication Non-Adherence: A $290 Billion Unnecessary Expenditure

Ashish Varshneya - April 13, 2015

Drug therapy problems present a serious issue in healthcare in the United States.  Industry estimates suggest total costs of unnecessary medical expenditures resulting from medication non-adherence to…

Big Data = Big Savings in Healthcare
Business
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Business
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Big Data = Big Savings in Healthcare

Ashish Varshneya - March 7, 2014

In a post reform era, the digitization of the healthcare information has provided many stakeholders with massive healthcare data sets.This information (aka “big data”) has the potential…

Remote Patient Monitoring’s Future: The Game Is On
eHealth
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eHealth
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Remote Patient Monitoring’s Future: The Game Is On

Ashish Varshneya - August 11, 2013

The personal Emergency Response System (PERS) marketplace, which is often associated with providing the elderly and chronically ill population with a remote mechanism for communicating medical emergencies…