3 in 4 Americans believe that scientific evidence is not always clear when differentiating between different treatment options for their health. Yesterday, as I moderated the the kick-off Great Debate session of the Health 2.0 Conference, co-hosted by the Center for Information Therapy in Boston, I felt this was a key tension between the fields […]
There’s a new target in town when it comes to Americans’ blame-game for their economic woes: advertising. In a fascinating new Harris Poll, cleverly timed for publication on 2009 Tax Day, the Poll found that most Americans blame various media outlets for persuading them to buy things they didn’t need or couldn’t afford. It’s not […]
As employees assume more personal and financial burden for health and welfare, they also take on new attitudes and perceptions of value. This is one of the underlying precepts of the Health Populi blog, and it’s directly addressed in MetLife’s seventh annual Study of Employee Benefits Trends. While people take on more responsibility for health […]
Economic challenges have forced 8 in 10 hospital CIOs to cut IT spending by about 10%. At the same time, these CIOs realize that penalties are looking in 2011 if they fail to implement “meaningful use” of EHRs. This is the Rock and a Hard Place PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) describes in the report of the same […]
Mobile technologies will be more important to health organizations in 2009 than they were in 2008, for 8 in 10 health executives. Motorola has published the 2009 Enterprise Mobility Barometer for the health care industry, and the top line message is health mobility is in demand. Underlying mobility in health are the key investment areas […]
About Jane & Health Populi
Jane Sarasohn-Kahn is a health economist and management consultant that serves clients at the intersection of health and technology.
Her clients include all stakeholders in health, including providers, payors and plans; companies in biopharma, medical devices, financial services, technology and consumer goods; non-profits and NGOs. Jane's lens on health was best described by Dr. Regina Benjamin, U.S. Surgeon General, who says that health is where we live, work, play and pray.
California Healthcare Foundation White Papers
- Consumers blame insurance and pharma for health costs, but love their primary care doctors October 22, 2012
- Patients want online communication with doctors, and more clinicians are listening July 26, 2011
- Patients want to see the notes their doctors write about them: the power of transparency in health care October 2, 2012
- ePatients: a connected, collaborative, creating community September 30, 2010
- 51% of Americans Say It’s Government’s Responsibility To Provide Health Insurance November 24, 2015
- The Average Price of a New Specialty Drug Exceeds Median U.S. Annual Income; and a Tweet from Pam Anderson November 20, 2015
- American health citizens hungry for cost controls November 19, 2015
- Retail Health Landscape Expanding Through Clinic Growth, Accenture Forecasts November 18, 2015
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- As health cost increases moderate, consumers will pay more: will they seek less expensive care? -: […] The growth of high-deductible health pla...
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