Persistence Market Research Released New Market Report on the global growth of the healthcare software market in which they outline the environmental conditions over the next few years. The study is titled, “Global Market Study on Healthcare Information Systems: Asia to Witness Highest Growth by 2019” the global healthcare information systems market was valued at USD 35.2 billion in 2013 and is expected to grow at a at a rate of 7.1% from 2013 to 2019, to reach an estimated value of USD 53.2 billion in 2019.Key Driving Factors for the Healthcare Information systems Industry Some of the key driving factors for the healthcare information systems market are [...]
QPID Inc., A Boston-based software provider of clinical insights solutions that was developed at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston to make it easier for clinicians to extract, analyze, and store patient information, has received the Fierce Innovation Award for its flagship software QPID Clinical Intelligence.
The healthcare innovation award is a unique CIO-reviewed awards program from the publishers of FierceIT, and FierceHealthcare. The award was given under the “clinical information management” category. “The Fierce Innovation awards celebrate the companies who are leading the charge to boldly transform healthcare delivery. We were overwhelmed by the [...]
The US Census Bureau has just released a new infographic explain the demographics of the uninsured in America. The infographic does include commentary which reveals that 19 to 34 year-olds are the most uninsured single group in America as of 2012. Essentially this single group amounts to 40% of the entire uninsured population under the age of 65 years old.
It has been known throughout the healthcare industry that this specific age group typically doesn’t carry insurance because of critical life transitions that occur during this period. Traditionally, the age group includes student currently attending college, just finishing their undergraduate studies and are moving [...]
Republicans members of the United States House Ways and Means Committee sent an official letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius regarding issues with the system of income verification used by the Affordable Healthcare (Obamacare) exchanges.
The inquiry is based on numerous documented reports of the exchanges miscalculating the legal eligibility for federal tax credits offered to new policy holders. This would lead to reporting erroneous and inaccurate overall health plan costs to consumers opting to participate in federal or state healthcare plans.
“The law requires [that] you (Sebelius) certify to Congress that a system is in place that [...]