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HIMSS 2019: Elevating family caregivers, connecting healthcare in the home

Posted on Feb 26, 2019 11:09:07 AM by Monica Ginsburg in Events, in Family Caregivers, in Hospital, in Interoperability

Under a theme of “Healthcare Champions,” HIMSS 2019 called for a renewed focus on what matters most in healthcare: the patient. Prepared Health’s CEO Ashish Shah and COO Tim Coulter attended HIMSS and shared their take on the importance of family caregivers and how to stay connected with patients as care moves outside of the hospital and into the home and community.

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Interoperability in Healthcare Must Include Patient Data From Home

Posted on Feb 21, 2019 10:04:47 AM by Tim Coulter in entouch network, in Home, in Family Caregivers, in Hospital

Recent advances in healthcare interoperability, the process of freely exchanging information among electronic systems, are important but still incomplete. When you look at all of the coordination required in a patient’s journey from the hospital to home, there is a glaring omission: the home.

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Prepared Health CTO Named Female Health IT Leader by Becker’s Hospital Review

Posted on Feb 14, 2019 3:00:47 PM by Monica Ginsburg in News, in Hospital, in Our People, in Health IT

For the second year in a row, Erin Karam, Prepared Health’s chief technology officer, has been named one of Becker’s Hospital Review’s top Female Health IT Leaders. Karam heads the strategic and technical direction for the company's enTouch network, leading a product team of nine, including engineering and data science. She talks about the importance of recognizing and mentoring women, and how her earlier career at IBM helped shape how she leads.

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Philadelphia Business Journal: Holy Redeemer delves deeper into digital health

Posted on Feb 12, 2019 1:43:52 PM by Prepared Health in News, in Home, in Hospital

Holy Redeemer Health System is taking a deeper dive into digital health technology.

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Electronic Health Reporter: Managing Care As it Moves Out of Hospital, into Home

Posted on Feb 7, 2019 9:44:29 AM by Prepared Health in News, in Home Health, in Home, in Hospital

What's one of the biggest health trends for 2019? Recognizing the home as the new care setting, says Prepared Health CEO Ashish Shah. Shah was part of a group of technology leaders included in Electronic Health Reporter’s Health IT Trends for 2019. Here’s what else he had to say:

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Holy Redeemer and Prepared Health Partner to Connect Health System, Align Post-Acute Network

Posted on Feb 4, 2019 9:59:05 PM by Prepared Health in News, in Press Release, in Home, in Hospital

After successful partnership with its Home Care unit, the Pennsylvania-based health system adds Hospital and Life Care Centers to Prepared Health’s digital enTouch network

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Looking For a More Efficient Way to Manage Your Preferred Post-Acute Care Provider Network? Let’s Talk at HIMSS 2019

Posted on Jan 29, 2019 6:17:17 PM by Monica Ginsburg in Home, in Events, in Hospital

enTouch helps hospitals build, digitize and manage their preferred post-acute, home and community-based preferred provider networks.

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Becker's Hospital Review: Scaling Community-Based Care: 10 Ways to Win in 2019

Posted on Jan 8, 2019 11:49:09 AM by Ashish Shah in News, in Community Health, in Hospital

Healthcare is in the midst of groundbreaking change, moving from a B2B model to a B2C model, and from physicians and administrators as the boss to patients as the boss. In every industry where consumers are empowered, there are winners and losers. Here is Prepared Health's founder and CEO Ashish Shah's top 10 list to get on the winning side.

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