Tag Archives: Healthcare

Editorial: Climate change and the immigrant caravan's impact 
on healthcare

The caravan of Central American migrants making 
its way north may well determine the future of 
healthcare in America. If enough voters are swayed by President Donald Trump’s demagogic demonization of those unfortunate souls—this year’s October surprise—the Republicans will retain control of Congress and the protections and insurance expansion contained in the Affordable Care Act… Read More »

Why healthcare wastes $750 billion every year: Few organizations analyze data to stop it

Every year the healthcare industry wastes an estimated $ 750 billion, and while employers overwhelmingly perceive this to be a problem, about 60 percent are not actively managing the issue. This is among the findings of a survey to identify employers’ perceptions and actions related to waste in the healthcare system released by National Alliance… Read More »

Tokenization Of Healthcare Data Could Revolutionize Industry's Future

HIT FoundationShutterstock It’s no secret that our health data is worth gold. According to figures from PwC, the connected health market is expected to be worth $ 61B worldwide by 2020. A further report from the Transparency Market Research suggests that by 2025 the global digital health market will hit $ 536.6B. Yet, while this… Read More »