Healthcare Transformation Begins with Holistic Integration: Embed Socioeconomic Data into EHRs Now!

February 9, 2024
Brian Urban

 

The Healthcare Rethink podcast, hosted by Brian Urban, prominently features healthcare transformation as its central theme in the recent episode with Dr. Vivian S. Lee, the author of The Long Fix: Solving America’s Health Care Crisis with Strategies that Work for Everyone and Exec Fellow at Harvard Business School.

This episode explores various facets of healthcare evolution, from the integration of social health indicators to the evolving role of employers in the healthcare system. Dr. Lee, with her diverse background in medicine, engineering, and executive leadership, underscores the significance of a holistic approach to patient care. She highlights the transformative potential of technologies such as AI and big data in reshaping healthcare. Her insights offer valuable perspectives on enhancing healthcare outcomes and effectively managing costs, contributing to the broader narrative of healthcare transformation.

Recent Episodes

health insurance claims
View episode

How can hospitals and insurance providers collaborate more effectively to expedite patient care and health insurance claims processing? Melanie Musson, an Insurance and Finance Writer at Clearsurance.com and InsuranceProviders.com, examines the symbiotic relationship between hospitals and insurance companies an essential strategy for improving patient care efficiency. “As a hospital builds a reputation of turning in […]

decentralized at-home care
View episode

Decentralized At-Home Care in the U.S. is pivotal towards achieving equitable healthcare outcomes. Through the ability to leverage advancements like 5G to enhance service delivery and accessibility, this model, emphasizing at-home care, is emerging as a cornerstone for a more efficient and patient-centric approach, addressing the disparities inherent in traditional healthcare settings. As part […]

copd
View episode

Managing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) through innovative virtual care models represents a significant leap forward in healthcare. This approach integrates advanced devices, personalized support, and virtual healthcare services to transform patient care. At the forefront of this innovation is Conversio Health which has evolved from focusing on pharmacy services to becoming a comprehensive […]