Losing Patience: Why Healthcare Providers Need to Up Their Mobile Game
Accenture Consulting Insight Driven Health 2015 "The research, which assessed mobile app use among the 100 largest U.S. hospitals, found that two-thirds (66 percent) of the 100 largest U.S. hospitals have mobile apps for consumers and roughly two-fifths (38 percent) of that subset have developed proprietary apps for their patients. However, only 11 percent of health systems offer patients proprietary apps that operate with at least one of the three functions that consumers demand most: access to medical records; the ability to book, change and cancel appointments; and the ability to request prescription refills electronically." - Accenture Press Release
Healthcare Informatics 100 Report
On July 13, 2015, Healthcare Informatics (HCI) published the latest edition of the Healthcare Informatics 100, or HCI100, a compliation of the top health IT companies based on HIT revenues from the most recent fiscal year.
HPC 2014 Cost Trends Report
Consistent with the statutory mandate of the Health Policy Commission (HPC), this 2014 Cost Trends Report presents an overview of healthcare spending and delivery in Massachusetts, opportunities to improve quality and efficiency, and progress in key areas and contains recommendations for strategies to increase quality and efficiency in the Commonwealth.