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Small Data, Big Results: How a New Generation of Consumers is Using Personal Health Data to "Hack" Their Care
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
1:00 PM - 1:50 PM EST
Today's leading edge PHR platforms are giving a new generation of consumers more than just access to their health data. They're providing an unprecedented opportunity to act on it.
Join Fard Johnmar, co-author of e-Patient 2015, to learn why employers, healthcare providers, TPAs and anyone else concerned about population health should actively help consumers use their personal health data to "carehack" the system.
David Goldsmith, Executive Director, Dossia
Fard Johnmar, Co-author, ePatient 2015: 15 Surprising Trends Changing Healthcare
Closing the Engagement Gap: Selling Employees on Health and Wellness
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
If employee health improvement is so important, then why is it so hard?
We all know that to achieve meaningful engagement we need to have leadership endorsement, effective communications, relevant incentives, and a supportive culture.
- Then why the Engagement Gap?
- What's missing in our planning and execution?
- What more can we do with our tools and resources to close the gap?
In this second in our series of webinars on new models for consumer engagement, industry thought leader Frank Hone looks at what employers, providers and others can learn from the world of consumer products marketing and advertising. As Chief Engagement Officer at Healthcentric Partners, Inc., Frank explains how to think differently about the challenge at hand and build strategies designed for success. He applies his health behavior change experience from a career in advertising and his recent role as Director of Sustainable Engagement at Healthways.
Frank Hone, Chief Engagement Officer at Healthcentric Partners, Inc.
November 7, 2013
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern
Consumer health engagement. It's one of the most complex challenges we face in health care today, yet in our seemingly endless search for models that work, we only rarely look to industries outside our own for new insights and ideas.
In this first in a series of webinars on new models for consumer engagement, we look at how FICO is using predictive analytics developed for the consumer packaged goods industry to drive improvements in medication adherence and enrollment in disease management programs.
David Shellenberger, Sr. Director, Scoring and Advanced Analytics
Scott Benson, Client Partner, Health Care Industry
September 29 - October 2, 2013
The annual Health 2.0 conference is just around the corner and we're thrilled to announce that Dossia has been invited to demonstrate our new population health management system, the Dossia Dashboard on the main stage. We hope you can join us.
BOSTON (November 12, 2014) - Dossia, a pioneer in the development of personal and population health management tools, today announced a partnership agreement with Consumer Reports to distribute “just-in-time” decision-support content to users of the Dossia Personal Health Manager.
BOSTON (May 7, 2014) - Medova Healthcare Financial Group, a group health benefits administrator and wellness company serving self - insured employers, today announced that it has launch ed the Dossia Health Management System ™ to provide its customers with an integrated platform to support population health management and employee engagement.
Dossia Rolls Out Health Analytics Platform to Support Technology-Driven Population Health Management
BOSTON (September 26, 2013) - In a move to help organizations rein in health care costs and improve their members' health, Dossia today announced the launch of the Dossia Dashboard, a population health management system that pairs the company's personal health management platform with real-time data analytics and evidence-based health rules to drive targeted and personalized health interventions.
Free Online Service Promotes Well-Being in Interactive Setting that Targets and Tracks a Healthier Lifestyle.
Leading Health Management System provider adds best in class weather health warning system to application ecosystem.
Healthy Achievers, Inc. Selects Dossia Health Management System to Serve as Foundation for Integrated Wellness ProgramsSept. 10th, 2012
Leading Wellness Provider chooses leading Health Management System to supply comprehensive member engagement platform.
Dossia Announces Strategic Alliance with DermLink.md to Provide Users with Online Access to DermatologistsAug. 27, 2012
Leading online dermatology provider adds services to Dossia Marketplace
Dossia Embarks on Strategic Alliance With Wellness Corporate Solutions to Provide Integrated Care Management for EmployeesJuly 11th, 2012
Leading health management system provider teams up with leading corporate wellness company to provide total health management solution.
Dossia Allies With 30 Days to Sanity™ to Provide Individuals With Leading Stress / Work-life SolutionMay 21, 2012
Leading health management system provider adds 30 Days to Sanity™ to Healthcare Marketplace to empower individuals to better manage stress and work-life balance
Leading Personal Health Management System Provider offers Personal Health Manager to community organizations to better manage health promotion programs among local communities.
Dossia Joins Forces With Patient PAL to Provide Individuals With Tools Necessary to Put Them at the Center of Their Health and CareJanuary 31, 2012
Leading health management system provider integrates with leading patient advocacy service to empower individuals with tools to enable them to obtain higher quality healthcare.
Deployment of Dossia Health Management System Leads to Increased Engagement Among User Populations of Fortune 500 CompaniesDecember 12, 2011
Dossia, a leading Personal Health Management System provider, today announced that the Dossia Health Management System has been deployed at six of its founding member companies. The Dossia Health Management System, which was announced in July 2011, makes individuals' health data actionable with customized applications that are brought together on a single intelligent platform in order to deliver unprecedented personalization to better support wellness and healthcare decision-making.
Since deploying the Dossia Health Manager beginning in Mid-September, Dossia has seen a significant increase in engagement among its user population. With the availability of new and innovative capabilities, there has been a 30% increase in unique monthly users, along with a 42% increase in the sharing of records with family members, providers and other healthcare professionals. Additionally, daily log-in activity has increased by over 20%.
Dossia, a leading Personal Health Record System provider, today announced the launch of the Dossia Health Manager, an innovative health management system. The Dossia solution makes individuals' health data actionable with customized applications that are brought together on a single intelligent platform in order to deliver unprecedented personalization to better support wellness and healthcare decision-making. The Dossia System further integrates game and social dynamics, incentives and messaging to foster sustained user engagement and behavior change, thereby offering long-term value to employers, employees and their families.
Dossia Supports "3rd Annual Public Health and Technology Conference" at Harvard School of Public HealthApril 13, 2011
Dossia, a leading Personal Health Management System provider, announced today that it is supporting the Harvard School of Public Health's Public Health and Technology Student Forum's 3rd Annual Public Health and Technology Conference. The conference, entitled "Enabling the Adoption of HIT to Transform Patient Care," is a daylong event that will bring together industry and academic experts to discuss the current state of Health IT in the US as well as a vision for the future. The conference will take place at the historic Harvard Club of Boston, on Monday, April 25th, 2011.
Dossia, a leading personal health record platform provider, announced today the appointment of Michael Critelli as President and CEO. Mr. Critelli is the former CEO of Pitney Bowes and has been serving as Dossia's Chairman of the Board. Craig Barrett, retired CEO/Chairman of the Board of Intel, will be replacing Mr. Critelli as Dossia's new Board Chairman.
Leading Personal Health Platform Provider continues commitment to enabling employers and employees to achieve better value for their healthcare spending by adding leading online provider of fair healthcare pricing information to application ecosystem.
Dossia announces that the organization will now be offering the Dossia Personal Health Platform to companies outside the original Founder community as a Software-as-a-Service package.
Dossia, Google and Microsoft offer joint comments on the HHS proposed rule.
Leading Personal Health Record Provider Announces That It Now Offers Personal Health Records to Dependents, in Addition to Employees
Value of employee wellness
Benefits of investing in Dossia
Dossia Unveils New Application Programming Interface for its Personally- Controlled Health Record Platform
Comments regarding the Recommendations of the HIT Policy Committee Meaningful Use Workgroup
Written Testimony of Colin Evans, President CEO, Dossia before the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Subcommittee on Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security May 20, 2009.
PORTLAND, Ore., April 8, 2009 Dossia today announced Abraxis BioScience Inc. as the newest member of the Dossia Founders Group, joining eight major U.S. employers dedicated to empowering employees to make smarter, more informed decisions about their healthcare. The Dossia Founders include Applied Materials, AT&T, BP America, Cardinal Health, Intel, Pitney Bowes, sanofi-aventis and Wal-Mart.
Open Letter to the Hon Barack H Obama
MediKeeper, a leading provider of software and technologies for patient and employee health, wellness, and adherence, has been selected as one of Dossia's personal health record application providers.
Richard Benoit lends healthcare technology expertise to organizations certification program.
Dossia Joins Continua Health Alliance, Highlights Open Standards for Healthcare Technology
As the first major step in a series of milestones to connect consumers to their health information, Dossia has deployed its personally-controlled health record (PCHRs) to Wal-Mart associates as part of their open enrollment period. A close collaboration between Dossia, Wal-Mart and WebMD, this PCHR deployment connects Wal-Mart associates to their health information in a direct and meaningful way, empowering them to make better-informed healthcare decisions.
Notes from the Dossia allies at launch.
The transcription of Craig R. Barrett's testimony to the Senate Committee on Finance for their summit, titled "Prepare for Launch: Health Reform Summit 2008: Trends in Employer Sponsored Health Coverage."
A flyer with basic information about Dossia and the Dossia Personally-Controlled Health Record system.
The City of New Orleans Health Department Exploring Lifelong Medical Records.
Comments on Dossia from America's Corporate Leaders.
Dossia gains momentum toward providing employees with personal, private, portable and secure health records.
Major U.S. Employers Join to Provide Lifelong Personal Health Records for Employees
Cardinal Health Joins Major U.S. Employers in Effort to Make Lifelong Personal Health Records Available to Individuals Nationwide
The story of Achilles is perhaps one Western culture’s most recognizable Greek myths. A passionate demigod, blessed with near-immortality, is killed by a well-placed arrow to the heel, his only weak spot. This story is often used to warn of the hidden weaknesses present in even the most well-conceived, planned and executed products, services and programs. Here’s how this story relates to population health and wellness.
At Boston-based Dossia, it's not just personal anymore. The digital health start-up was early in the race to build a lifelong and portable personal health record.
Over the past 15 years, Andy Effenson has focused his expertise on the development of strategic partnerships, lead generation programming, and product distribution within the IT, healthcare and employee benefit communities. Andy's demonstration provided a tour of Dossia's population health management dashboard which allows for real-time population analysis and interventions for both patients and providers.
- Craig Barrett: Time to Wake Up Health Care's Sleeping Giant. http://www.cnbc.com/id/39967793
Dossia offers comments on the HHS proposed rule implementing ARRA provisions that provide incentive payments to eligible professionals (EPs) and eligible hospitals participating in Medicare and Medicaid programs that adopt and meaningfully use certified electronic health record (EHR) technology.http://www.dossia.org/documents/doc_download/26-cms-0033-p-medicare-a-medicaid-programs-electronic-health-record-incentive-program-proposed-rule