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Akron Children’s Hospital (OH) promotes Kristene Grayem to the new position of VP of population health management.
Craig Smith (Applied Health Analytics) returns to Aegis Health Group as chief revenue officer.
Kevin Masci (Prime Therapeutics) joins FDS as VP of business development and population health.
The local business paper highlights the emphasis Cerner is increasingly placing on technology to connect physical and behavioral health providers, starting with those in their own backyard. “You can’t achieve population health management unless you’re considering all parts of a person,” says Dr. William Stadler, Cerner’s director of behavioral health. “[Truman Medical Center and North Kansas City Hospital] might know of one another, but they don’t necessarily have the referral management processes in place, or affiliations, to manage high-risk populations receiving services at both. We want to bring together community providers.”
Henry Schein Medical Systems will add ReportingMD’s population health management app and reporting tool to its MicroMD EHR and PM software.
Health IT company AssureCare and FQHC-focused population health management business Centerprise will work together to provide care coordination and management software and services to FQHCs.
Community Care Cooperative will use Evolent Health’s population health management technology and IT services as part of its FQHC ACO efforts in Massachusetts. The organizations will place special emphasis on implementing technology to integrate social determinants of health and behavioral health services with primary care for Medicaid patients.
- Medicity will exhibit at the Texas Regional HIMSS Conference May 25 in San Antonio.
- Healthwise will exhibit at the Cognizant Healthcare Conference May 21-24 in San Antonio.
- Intelligent Medical Objects will exhibit at the Advanced Healthcare Analytics Summit May 24-25 in Boston.
- Health Professional Radio features Medicomp Systems CEO Dave Lareau.