This article was originally posted in Becker’s Health IT & CIO Review January 4, 2017
There's never been a more interesting time to work in healthcare. Legislative efforts such as the Affordable Care Act and Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act have been important steps in the transition to value-based care.
Newly empowered healthcare consumers have forced providers and payers to re-think their patient engagement strategies. Advancements in technology and investments in health information technology have helped provider organizations move closer to achieving the IHI Triple Aim of a better patient experience, improved population health and reduced cost of care.