Tag Archives: People

Why hospitals' future will involve keeping people from showing up

The biggest challenge hospital operators face is how to keep people from showing up in the first place. That’s the perspective of healthcare experts who spoke on healthcare at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Smartphones, wearable devices, along with time-honored anti-smoking and nutrition approaches are key to keeping hospitals from providing excess, unnecessary… Read More »

Fewer people cite healthcare as country's most important problem following midterms, Gallup finds

Healthcare, along with immigration, were top concerns among voters heading into November’s midterm elections. Many cited those issues as among the nation’s top problems. Now, though, concern over healthcare is down, according to a new poll from Gallup. Before the midterms, 11 percent of Americans cited healthcare as the nation’s biggest problem, trailing only immigration… Read More »