Patient Empowerment

Patient Engagement – Findings Based on Analysis of Portal Usage Data

This article from Harvard Business Review website by the Chief Medical Officer of athenahealth provides insight garnered by patient use of the athenahealth portal. The findings includes the following: Adoption and use rates are similar for all age groups. Specialists can benefit just as much as primary care providers. Default to opt-in for […]

Article on the (Potential) Impact on Patient-Centric Data on the Structure of the Healthcare Industry

This article from the Harvard Business Review website paints an intriguing of picture of the future of healthcare delivery when data collection (think Fitbit, Apple Watch, and more elaborate devices) becomes more pervasive and is aggregated such that it is fully available to both patients and providers alike. The authors postulate two […]