One of the most insidious health problems facing society is the rampant misuse of opioids, which has reached epidemic levels. It is reflected in surging visits to emergency rooms, broken families and skyrocketing costs. But through the use of new technologies and a deepening commitment for IT and clinical leaders to work together, there are effective ways of addressing this problem.
UnityPoint Health is daunted with healthcare analytics challenges similar to those faced by most healthcare providers: tabular reported ‘insights’ buried in seventeen versions of Excel documents floating electronically around the organization, originally created by someone no longer working here.
One of the biggest drivers of change in healthcare is consumerism, and specically the perspecitve of millenials. Dan Trott of Dell EMC discusses the impact millenials are having on healthcare, the way they relate to providers and how this is driving technology changes.