Category Archives: Consumerism

MyHealthEData Puts Consumers at Center of Healthcare Conversation

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At HIMSS 2019, CMS Administrator Seema Verma reminded the throngs of health IT enthusiasts that patient data belongs to patients. We couldn’t agree more. In a white paper published last year, we introduced the concept of the Smart Health Market and discuss the topics of interoperability, data access, and data ownership. This move by CMS

Consumer Opinion of Healthcare Will Shape 2020 Election

If you listen closely, you can hear the voice of the consumer getting louder. And as the 2020 election nears, the volume will likely grow to a roar that simply can’t be ignored. Imagine patients and care facility residents shouting, “Too expensive!” or “Too inconvenient!” or worst of all, “I’m outta here!” Consumerism like that

Healthcare Transformation, Millennial-Style

We’ll let you in on a secret. If you want to know what path healthcare will take in the next decade, just follow the Millennials. Don’t believe it? Take a look at how their demands for “ease and frugality” have given rise to a number of highly successful consumer services, like ride-sharing giants Uber and