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Erin Karam

Prepared Health’s Chief Technology Officer Erin Karam heads the strategic and technical direction for the company. The Prepared Health network makes it easier for people to stay healthy at home by organizing and simplifying access to a large, growing ecosystem of home- and community-based providers. Erin’s expertise lies in marrying product vision with enterprise application architecture, and emerging mobile, cloud and big data technologies. Prior to joining Prepared Health, she was scaling product operations for Solstice Mobile, which was acquired by St. Ives Group. She has been named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s top “Female Health IT Leaders” for two years in a row.

Recent Posts

Prepared Health Launches Advanced API to Unlock Data from the Home

Posted on Nov 11, 2019 1:36:44 PM by Erin Karam in Hospital, in Innovation

Monitoring senior and at-risk patients in their homes can uncover a wealth of valuable data. But a lack of interoperability makes it difficult to share timely insights that would help providers make more informed treatment decisions.

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Care Traffic Control: 6 Steps to Launch a Value-Based Care Model

Posted on Aug 5, 2019 8:58:32 PM by Erin Karam in Home Health, in Innovation

Hospitals, health systems, ACOs and payers are beginning to recognize the value of monitoring patient progress in the home. They want to partner with home health agencies who are investing in patient outcome measures, assessment tools and advanced clinical decision-making support.

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Care Traffic Control: Monitoring Patient Progress at Home

Posted on Jul 30, 2019 8:49:48 AM by Erin Karam in Home Health, in healthtech

Home health aides are uniquely positioned to capture rich and timely data while caring for patients in the home. But data alone is not enough to impact outcomes. The real value comes from coupling point-of-care data with actionable insights for care.

 

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5 Ways to Improve Bundled Payment Care Management

Posted on Apr 30, 2019 10:00:00 AM by Erin Karam in Hospitals, in Case Management, in BPCI

If you manage bundled payment programs, there’s a good chance you also manage something else: the financial penalties that come with exceeding parameters set for episodes of care.

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