Usability, user experience (UX), human factors and human-computer interaction have a profound impact on the delivery of healthcare.
Usability/User Experience - Key Policy Issues
On July 12, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released their proposed changes to the Physician Fee Schedule which include their proposed updates to the Quality Payment Program in the Revisions to Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2019; Medicare Shared Savings Program Requirements Proposed Rule.
The opioid epidemic didn’t start with just one cause, which means only a multi-faceted approach will work in combating it. One resource helping empower providers with information during the public health epidemic includes Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs, or PDMPs.
Healthcare is moving beyond physical, biological, behavioral and environmental components – guest blogger H4 Technology discusses how technology is showing great promise in capturing and analyzing this data related to whole-person health.