Search Tag: KLAS Research

Executive Health Management

Top of Mind 2020: Patient Engagement, Data Analytics and Precision Medicine

2019 19 Nov

With the ongoing transition to value-based care, the importance of technology is growing, for patient engagement increase, data management for informed decision-making and introduction of more effective treatments. However, the advancement of all these is complicated by limited resources and lack of reimbursement. Such are the conclusions of the... Read more

Executive Health Management

Consumer Tech Promotes Patient Engagement

2019 26 Aug

Summary: How can healthcare leverage mHealth and the parallel movement towards consumerism to better patient engagement?   In 2012, my passion for healthcare deepened when my wife, Janet, was diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer. She received wonderful care from her healthcare providers, but Janet and I often felt that we were left to make... Read more

Executive Health Management

Precision health and population health: can they intersect effectively?

2019 22 May

How and where can precision medicine and public health join forces to improve patient care and outcomes and, ultimately, lead to more efficient healthcare. HealthManagement.org spoke to four precision medicine experts for their views. You might also like: Precision Medicine: the future of health   Tienush Rassaf  Department Head... Read more

IT Management

Sectra PACS wins ‘Best in KLAS’ in the US for the sixth year in a row

2019 31 Jan

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company   Sectra  continues to be the #1 rated PACS and is awarded the prestigious customer satisfaction award ‘ Best in KLAS ’. For the sixth continuous year, Sectra has been named ‘Best in KLAS’ in the US for   PACS (Large Hospital/IDN)   with a score of 94 out of a possible 100. The distinction... Read more

Health Management

Deep interoperability in healthcare

2018 25 Jan

T he view from KLAS on the state of data access for better care. According to a report by research body KLAS, “deep operability” has doubled but 86 percent of healthcare organisations have yet to report success. HealthManagement.org spoke with report co-author Colin Buckley on what this means for healthcare. Can you define ‘deep interoperability’?... Read more

ICU Management

Sepsis Detection and Management: New KLAS Report

2017 28 May

Healthcare providers are increasingly turning to technology to detect sepsis and report on sepsis management. As most electronic medical record (EMR) providers do not offer easily deployed sepsis modules, healthcare providers report using solutions from infection control and surveillance vendors as well as specialised sepsis solutions. KLAS Research’s... Read more