Navigation Links
CEO of healthcare group still hopeful IT will save employers money

Lake Geneva, Wis. - Employers who are looking for health information technology to have a moderating influence on healthcare premiums will have to wait a while longer, according to the head of an influential health information management organization.

Stephen Lieber, president and CEO of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, ......

Full article >>> , which in turn have prompted employers to ask workers to contribute more for their health insurance in the form of higher co-pays. A select few employers actually have kept costs increases at just above the rate on inflation through sound practice management and wellness programs that encourage employees to adopt better health habits and drive down the cost of utilization.

Many believe ......

Full article >>> liminate duplicate tests" and save on other wasteful spending, he said.

It is not unusual for an employee to go to one setting, have a test, and get referred to a specialist who then repeats the test because the results didn't follow the patient. "Things like that can have very immediate impacts on the cost of care," Lieber said, "and so I think those are some very early and easy sorts of......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Joe Vanden Plas 10/04/06


Related biology technology :

1. Web-based reporting credited with states top healthcare ranking
2. Visions: Preizler offers insurers perspective on healthcare IT
3. Federal bill would set healthcare IT standards
4. IRS ruling could speed healthcare technology adoption
5. Bill would provide federal aid for healthcare IT
6. DHC 2007: Hayden says technology creates magic moment for healthcare delivery
7. Georgia healthcare system to install GEs radio frequency ID
8. Wisconsin firms pledge to support healthcare IT standards
9. States are the best laboratories for healthcare reform
10. Midwest hotter for healthcare investments
11. GE acquisition may boost "early" healthcare strategy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:1/12/2017)... The report "Direct-Fed Microbials Market by Type (Lactic Acid Bacteria and Bacillus), Livestock ... Global Forecast to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, the global market is estimated to ... 1,399.6 Million by 2022, at a CAGR of 6.96% from 2016. ... ... MarketsandMarkets Logo ...
(Date:1/11/2017)... Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) , ... January 11, ... ... collaborative approach to support fertility specialists with accurate and reliable preimplantation genetic screening ... and we have achieved excellent results,” says Ovation Fertility Genetics Scientific Director ...
(Date:1/11/2017)... NEW YORK , Jan. 11, 2017  Brian ... surgeon, and founder of Blue Horizon International (BHI), will ... in Davos from January 17-20, ... the global conference. The theme of this ... of the program,s 400 sessions will address strategies for ...
(Date:1/11/2017)... San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... January 11, ... ... ongoing series of in-kind scientific grants to ground-breaking microbiome studies. Its most recent ... University School of Medicine, who will study the effect of long-term use of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/12/2017)... 12, 2017 A new report by Allied Market Research, titled, ... biometric technology market is expected to generate revenue of $10.72 billion by 2022, with ... Continue Reading ... Allied Market Research Logo ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140911/647229) In the ...
(Date:1/6/2017)...  SomaLogic announced today that it has agreed ... iCarbonX, the China -based company ... Health Ecosystem that can define each person,s ,digital ... behavioral and psychological data, the Internet and artificial ... will provide proteomics data and applications expertise to ...
(Date:1/3/2017)... 2017 Onitor, provider of digital health technology ... an innovative biometric data-driven program designed to aid weight ... the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in ... U.S., the World Health Organization (WHO), have identified lifestyle ... who are overweight or obese. WHO also states that ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):