Dr. Neil Weissman Contributes to Health Affairs Blog Post
Dr. Neil Weissman contributes to Health Affairs post on “Using Outcomes-Based Pricing for Medical Devices to Improve Cardiovascular Disease Treatment Value.” In the post, the potential use of outcomes-based pricing agreements for medical devices used to treat cardiovascular disease is explored.
MedStar Researchers Publish Cutting-Edge Findings on Electronic Health Record Usability Issues
In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers from the MedStar Health National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare found that specific types of electronic health record (EHR) usability issues are associated with a range of potentially serious patient safety events, leading to patient harm.
MedStar Health Collaborates with Inivata to Advance Precision Cancer Genomics Using Liquid Biopsy
MedStar Health is pleased to announce a collaboration with Inivata, a global clinical cancer genomics company using an industry-leading liquid biopsy platform to transform patient care. With the collaboration, MedStar Health, and specifically the MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute, will join the Inivata Knowledge Accumulation Network (IKAN).
Medstar Researcher Interviewed on Work on MD Hospital Payment Reform
Published in Leader’s Edge magazine, Jessica Galarraga, MD, MPH, was interviewed with Jesse Pines, MD on their research into Maryland’s payment reform policies, specifically their work on global budget and the impact on both the hospital and the patient.