The Healthcare Solutions Project features interviews with healthcare innovators working to improve quality, reduce cost and increase patient satisfaction. Hosted by Don Seamons.
Medical records retrieval enters the digital realm - Carm Huntress, Credo Health - Episode 60
Despite technological advancements across every other industry, healthcare has remained in the dark ages when it comes to the distribution and management of medical records. We still fax over 9 billion pages of medical records annually and spend $126 billion managing those faxes and paper records. Carm Huntress, founder and CEO of Credo Health, believes he has a solution that will get doctors off fax machines and help improve patient care and patient satisfaction.
Digital transformation for payers - Sagnik Battacharya, HealthEdge - Episode 59
Every healthcare organization and leader is thinking about how to provide the experiences that patients and consumers have come to expect of the healthcare system. However, the legacy technology platforms that many orgs have today--especially payers--will get in the way of that digital transformation. Sagnik Battacharya, EVP at HealthEdge, talks about how payers can accomplish true business transformation, both in terms of data capabilities and interoperability.
Operationalizing healthcare analytics - Niall Brennan, Clarify Health - Episode 58
Data has become the fuel that runs every major industry, including healthcare. But the healthcare industry has some catching up to do when it comes to using data to help its providers work more efficiently. Niall Brennan, CMS's first chief data officer, shares his perspective on operationalizing analytics at scale to help providers deliver better care.
Bringing SaaS to public sector healthcare | Chini Krishnan | 57
Cloud-based, software-as-a-service solutions are everywhere; they're part of our work lives and even our personal lives. But government agencies haven't been quick at adopting the cloud. Chini Krishnan is working to change that. He is the co-founder and CEO of GetInsured, a company that for more than a decade has been bringing software-as-a-service solutions to public sector healthcare.
The key to patient engagement - Leif O'Leary, CEO, Alegeus - Episode 56
There's a powerful truth in human behavior: people are exponentially more likely to engage when their money is part of the experience. When it comes to healthcare, that principle is what makes Health Savings Accounts such a powerful option. Leif O'Leary, CEO of Alegeus, believes that HSAs can become powerful agents of change, especially when they come with tools that provide meaningful insights that guide to the best outcomes.
The starting point for fundamentally changing the healthcare system - Zak Holdsworth, CEO & Co-founder, Hint Health - Episode 55
The problems with healthcare are well documented. But for Zak Holdsworth, CEO and co-founder of Hint Health, the biggest problems are healthcare middlemen. Minimize their influence, and you fundamentally transform healthcare. In this episode, Zak shares his passion for making healthcare better, how growing up in New Zealand gives him a different perspective, and the framework he sees for making fundamental change.
Links mentioned in this episode:
Hint Health: www.hint.com
Hint Summit: summit.hint.com
Follow Zak on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/zakholdsworth