Survey: Connected health approach could reduce health care costs

09/21/2009 | Healthcare IT News

Seventy-five percent of respondents who were familiar with a patient-centered, connected health approach said the practice could reduce health care costs by as much as 40%, a survey released by the Massachusetts Medical Device Industry Council and Cambridge Consultants showed. The approach would help improve interoperability, reduce spending on defensive medicine and medical errors, and improve patient outcomes, the survey found.

View Full Article in:

Healthcare IT News

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director, Litigation & Investigations EMEA
Gilead Sciences
Stockely Park
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel
South San Francisco, CA
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Fort Worth, TX