Let’s take a trip back in time. Not too far back, maybe a decade or so. Meaningful Use is introduced in 2009. In 2010, with the intent of offering a proving ground for innovations capable of influencing future healthcare policy, CMS launches the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. Electronic Health Records (EHR) are successfully providing us with mountains of transactional data and changing the way patients and providers operationalize and experience healthcare delivery, and Population Health is transforming from the concept of collective analysis of health status proposed in 2003 to a technology vendor segment tasked with doing something with all that data.
And Healthcare Costs Are Skyrocketing.