WTF Health: Accolade Navigates Itself into New Territory: CEO on Personalized Healthcare & Tech Infrastructure

from The Health Care Blog at https://bit.ly/3EcmaH5 on November 30, 2021 at 07:51PM By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH Healthcare navigator Accolade (NASDAQ:ACCD) is on the move. Not only are they now cruising in care delivery territory with two new primary care/mental healthcare offerings that let them personally guide their 9M members further into the healthcare […]

NCRI Festival: Early colorectal cancer treatment and outcomes in Scotland

from Edinburgh Health Economics at https://bit.ly/3D2EjWE on November 30, 2021 at 04:47PM Last month (8-12 November), the Scottish Bowel Cancer Intelligence UK team at Edinburgh Health Economics attended the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Festival: Making cancer research better together, with a poster on their recent work “Early colorectal cancer treatment and outcomes in Scotland: […]

Interview with Ido Erev

from Market Design at https://bit.ly/3o4r4Av on November 30, 2021 at 01:27PM  Here’s a short interview with Ido Erev, the great behavioral scientist from whom I learned a lot about learning: Interview with Ido Erev Here is his closing comment: "When I started  studying the effect of experience, in the 90s, I asked several famous  researchers […]

How often do health plans use “provider requirements”?

from Healthcare Economist at https://bit.ly/3pgtqf7 on November 30, 2021 at 05:12AM Specialty drugs have delivered significant improvements to patient health, but oftentimes they pay be expensive. To try to insure that these treatments are used appropriately, some health plans impose a utilization management tool known as “prescriber requirements” where only certain types of physicians may […]

Come and meet us from the comfort of your sofa – our academic programme for Virtual ISPOR Europe 2021 is here!

from Health Economics and Decision Science Blog @ ScHARR at https://bit.ly/3E6nlIi on November 29, 2021 at 03:49PM ScHARR HEDS are back for Virtual ISPOR Europe 2021. From 30 November – 3 December (with on-demand sessions from 22 November), HEDS staff will be attending the latest ISPOR conference to present their work and represent ScHARR.  • Professor Paul […]