Author Archives: Colin Hung

How’s that Triple Aim going for ya’?

This week is going to be fast and frenetic, with everyone scurrying around from meetup to meetup at HIMSS19. @alexbfair, from @Medstartr is hosting, and Linda Stotsky, @EMRAnswers, is helping with this week’s chat. Our topic this week: “How’s that Triple Aim going for ya’?” Don Berwick, Tom Nolan and John Wittington introduced the Triple Aim […]

Burnout

Blog post by Robert J. Mahoney, M.D., SFHM and Chuck Webster, M.D., M.S. Like to a bad physician Fallen sick, thou’rt out of heart: nor cans’t prescribe For thine own case the draught to make thee sound.                                – Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound Since […]

Addressing Inequalities in Access to Healthcare for Underserved Populations

Blog by the Canadian College of Health Leaders and Paul Gallant CHE On January 15 on #hcldr we are going coast-to-coast exploring the inequalities in accessing care for underserved populations. We will be joined by Paul Gallant, an advocate for the rights of Indigenous Peoples for more than thirty years, and the Principal of Gallant Healthworks […]

Resolutions, Trends and Social Media in 2019

Blog post by Colin Hung Happy New Year! I hope all of you had a wonderful holiday and are ready to make this year your best ever. I managed to take a couple of weeks off – first time in a long time – and I’m feeling very refreshed. 2019 is going to be a […]

Follow the Money – The Intersection of Healthcare and Investing

Blog post by Jared Jeffery at KLAS Research In the face of an increasingly expensive, digital, and consumer-focused healthcare landscape, the discussion of funding impacts more and more of the future of healthcare. Over the last 20 years, the US has shifted from a manufacturing-based economy to a healthcare-based economy. The BLS reports that as […]

Having the Conversation – Death, Dying & Advance Directives

This week HCLDR joins a global discussion on the topic of death, dying and the end-of-life (EOL). On November 28th, 2018 our friends in the #IrishMed (Ireland and UK) community discussed “The Value of Death”. You can see a transcript here. Then on December 1st, 2018 our friends in the #HealthXPh (Philippines) community discussed “The […]

Has Telehealth’s Time Finally Arrived?

The Center for Connect Medicine’s Top of Mind for Top Health Systems 2019 research illuminates industry optimism for telehealth. Blog via The Center for Connected Medicine The Center for Connected Medicine conducted research with the Health Management Academy to uncover insights from health systems on IT priorities for the year ahead. The Top of Mind […]