Validating Performance Claims in Healthcare | Linda Riddell | Validation Institute

When the promises of workplace wellness programs and population health analysis don’t live up to expectations, lack of trust can stifle growth for the entire sector. Linda Riddell tells us how to bypass savvy marketing to help employers and health systems evaluate if vendors’ claims match reality. Care Innovations’ Validation Institute is rescuing outcome measurements


What exactly is Precision Medicine? | Prashant Natarajan | H2O.ai

The promise of AI-driven precision medicine creates confusion around what problems can be solved with data. After a lengthy career as an expert consultant helping industry leaders hone the scope of their big data projects, solutions designer Prashant Natarajan focuses our attention to what precision medicine can do by first defining what it actually is


The ever-changing world of security and privacy | David Harlow and Niam Yaraghi

On this episode, we welcome back two long-time friends of the show to talk privacy, security and HIPAA. David Harlow and Niam Yaraghi join me and Shahid for a wide-ranging discussion that includes: Niam’s recent report: How HIPAA omnibus rules effectively reduced the number of data breaches among health care providers’ business associates Europe’s General


Delivering Cost and Risk Data at the Point of Care | GT LaBorde | IllumiCare

We’ve always asked a lot of our doctors. Now we’re asking them drive value based care. The question is, are we giving them the right tools and the right information to succeed? On this episode we talk with GT LaBorde, CEO of IllumiCare. They’ve built a platform that empowers clinicians with real-time cost and iatrogenic


A Blueprint for the Next Generation Health Ecosystem | Dave Chase | The Health Rosetta

We’re celebrating our 50th episode by interviewing one of my favorite healthcare thinkers, Dave Chase. Dave shares his vision for the next generation health ecosystem, and talks about the many ways the Health Rosetta is driving that change, including their involvement in the upcoming Health Value Awards. We cover a lot of ground, including: Why


Tracking Physician Burnout | Janae Sharp | The Sharp Index

On today’s episode we’re talking with Janae Sharp. Janae is a physician suicide survivor and the founder of the Sharp Index. The Sharp Index has a mission to reduce physician suicide and provide meaningful tools to improve provider quality of life. The epidemic of physician suicide is costing us lives. Not only the lives of physicians