Nov 25, 2014
Most importantly, happy Thanksgiving to you and yours. Here at the
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5 Takeaways from the NYeC Digital Health Conference 2014
- ACA’s payment reform means the business model for HC needs to
adapt.Ezekiel Emanuel: "If we really want the digital medicine of
the future, we're going to have push hard on payment reform for
Eric Topol: Need to move to capitation, bundled payments,
Jacob Reider: "Sharing risk provides incentive to share health
information ~ new business models will promote
- Technology enables personalized medicine at
scale — and personalized medicine is a must-have for
successful population health.
- personalized medicine for treatment decisions.Every hospital
should be able
suspected #infections instead
of wait 3 days for culture results. @EricTopol
- Personalized medicine of the pillClose to 55% of drugs
prescribed are ineffective for the patients they are prescribed
- Personalized patient engagement"There's got to be a better way"
than just "take a pill that will solve all your problems” - Sky
Christopherson an olympic cyclist & coach who demonstrated by using
data, not drugs to break world records and win olympicsBecause most
health decisions happen between visits. whether a drug works or not
depends on whether the patient takes it, and that is a decision
solely in the patients hands.
- Technology demands an Uber-Doctor - a new kind of doctor.The
job of the physician is changing due to manifold external
Pressures transforming the role of the physician. Shown by Eric
Docs be less involved in diagnosis. there are plenty of
scans, labs, imaging so patients will be able to self-monitor
and technology might read their results at a grand scale.
- Sharing and collaborating requires trust and shared
priorities.Trust someone won’t abuse private info.
How do you remove the business interests that are barriers to
sharing data - David Liss
How do you create trust? Listen to last week's podcast with
Charlie Green from Trusted Advisors: http://relentlesshealthvalue.com/21/
- The decentralization of healthcare providers and
re-centralization around the patient.We need an internet of You.
The patient is the only common entity between healthcare
sites. "Internet of You" will require a customizable,
interoperable platform that connects Internet-enabled devices.
Care no longer in the locus of the hospital. no longer
centralized. care all over the place. in the home. via