Tag Archives: patient

Northwell Health Leads In Patient-Focused IT Solutions

Northwell Health is one of the industry leaders in their understanding of patients and the ability to use information technology to address their needs

FamilyWize’s Online Drug Discount Care Program Growing Rapidly

FamilyWize, a Bethlehem, Pa.-based company devoted to getting the best prices for their consumers, think they can play a big role in helping patients to reduce their prescription costs.

PeaceHealth Latest to Join Health System Urgent Care Trend

Health systems are increasingly investing in express care strategies to expand their reach deeper into their communities as well as cut costs. Health systems are seeking to connect with the patient at all levels of care and are creating their own urgent care centers and often affiliating themselves with retail clinics. Urgent care centers can […]

Kroger Joins the Drug Discount Program Trend

Consumer use of drug discount programs has shown rapid growth since launch as Kroger joins trend

Medical Jargon, Acronyms that Most Confuse Patients

The utilization of acronyms, jargon and common medical terms will continue within the healthcare industry. And like it or not, new terms will be introduced. The key for the entire industry is to encourage the use of clear language when communicating with non-clinician colleagues as well as with members

2015 Pharmaceutical Market Trend Vol. II

Raising the Bar on performance So as to force companies to get lean, activist investors employ the use of shareholder arbitrage. There is increasing selection in licensing and partnering opportunities, and a reduced margin for error. Market-authorization for one-time results in periodic reevaluation throughout the life cycle of the product. There is relentlessness in the […]