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30 Oct

Doctors need to give patients their own data

“Physicians will need to attest that they are not engaged in information blocking and that they give patients their data in a timely fashion. ”  This is good for patients who can’t seem to get all their information into one place.   Tell us about your experiences in sharing data… between you and all your doctors […]

How paying home health caregivers more could save health systems money

BY SUSAN HEAVEY | SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 Susan Heavey, (@susanheavey) a Washington, D.C.-based journalist, is AHCJ’s topic leader on social determinants of health and curates related material at healthjournalism.org. She welcomes questions and suggestions on resources and tip sheets at determinants@healthjournalism.org. Is it worth it to provide more skilled – and higher paying – home health care? That is the question […]