2019 HEALTHCARE OUTLOOK

December 30, 2018

Healthcare continues to see record-high numbers of hospital mergers and acquisitions intended to achieve such benefits as gaining economies of scale. Scale up, and you’ll bring down costs. Yet, such consolidation doesn’t always mean costs come down. A Wharton School study found the average estimated supply chain savings for target hospitals in a merger of equals to be a fraction of what was expected. In some cases, acquiring hospitals experienced supply-chain cost increases in certain areas.

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Recently ranked as the #1 Patient Outreach Vendor in the 2018 Best in KLAS Report, CipherHealth is the premier patient engagement company enabling superior engagement and care coordination across the continuum. As the proven healthcare technology partner, our suite of integrated solutions empowers care providers to achieve the Quadruple Aim by reducing preventable readmissions, increasing CAHPS scores, improving labor utilization, and fostering patient and clinician engagement.

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Reimagining the Healthcare Digital Experience

whitePaper | December 22, 2022

In seven taps taking less than fifteen seconds your customized coffee order is being prepared and will be waiting with your name on it at the shop down the block. In four taps your favorite sandwich is being driven to your office. One button click on your TV remote fills the screen with hundreds.

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Current perceptions about health plan wrap networks

whitePaper | December 30, 2022

Every employer needs to provide their employee health plan members with access to providers when the member is away from home or when they need access to a specialist that isn’t available in their primary network.

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Mass Personalization for Medical Device Therapy

whitePaper | March 17, 2021

To achieve personalization in healthcare for the masses, overcoming specific challenges are needed in order to build a system where all children born today can have access to the best healthcare available.Mass Personalization for Medical Device Therapy tells us on how to Go from Successfully Treating One Patient to One Million

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C-suite check-in: The healthcare workforce crisis

whitePaper | December 15, 2022

Every segment in health care is experiencing extraordinary changes in the workforce. Burnout, turnover, rising labor costs and skill gaps are diminishing the supply of qualified workers.

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Helping Healthcare Organizations Become More Data Intelligent

whitePaper | September 26, 2022

Healthcare is at a data tipping point. The adoption of a wide variety of information technology (IT) systems has given hospitals and health systems a massive amount of data, along with the power to use that data to enhance patient care, streamline operations and reduce costs.

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The Cost of Not Having Healthcare CRM

whitePaper | November 20, 2019

This whitepaper examines the financial implications of an effective CRM system, without which your organization risks. To acquire and retain patients, health systems have to connect with their customers cost-effectively. And along the way, they need to detect and measure to what extent their marketing efforts are making an impact.

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CipherHealth

Recently ranked as the #1 Patient Outreach Vendor in the 2018 Best in KLAS Report, CipherHealth is the premier patient engagement company enabling superior engagement and care coordination across the continuum. As the proven healthcare technology partner, our suite of integrated solutions empowers care providers to achieve the Quadruple Aim by reducing preventable readmissions, increasing CAHPS scores, improving labor utilization, and fostering patient and clinician engagement.

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