Tag: Health Care Providers

Value-Based Care: Benefits and Challenges in the Current Healthcare System

The United States is a world leader in many categories. For instance, America spends more than any country on medical research and development and is at the forefront of developing automation and artificial intelligence technology. However, we also have the most expensive healthcare system in the world. Just last year, the U.S. spent $10,586 on […]

Healthcare Payers and Providers: Combining Resources with Technology Players to Control Costs

Physician selecting which tech tool to improve resource management and patient care.

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has brought about a lot of changes in the healthcare industry in the United States. One such instance is the requirement of plans sold through the Health Insurance Marketplace to cover treatment for pre-existing medical conditions. Because of this, payers can’t deny coverage to high-risk patients or charge them exorbitant […]

How Healthcare Organizations Can Tackle Social Determinants of Health

There’s no way around it–healthcare in the United States is expensive. This country spends about twice as much per person compared to other developed nations. One key way healthcare organizations are addressing these issues is factoring in social determinants of health (SDOH). The World Health Organization defines SDOH as “the conditions in which people are […]

Mandated Nurse-to-Patient Staffing Ratios: Benefits at the Bedside and Beyond

Safe patient care ratios have been a widely discussed topic with current legislation to address tight budgets and a shortage of qualified medical professionals, especially in nursing. A mandated nurse-to-patient ratio to control the maximum amount of patients a nurse can care for during a shift promotes quality care for patients and benefits the nursing […]

There is Good News in Healthcare 

Jennifer Watkins, the Marketing Manager at Advanced Medical Reviews, shares a personal story about health care and how it has helped her in her mission at AMR to continue to uphold principles and beliefs in ensuring quality healthcare in this week’s “Insights From The Inside.”    Do you remember the last time you went to […]