Tag Archives: Getting

The New Old Age: Dementia Is Getting Some Very Public Faces

The spouses arriving for the Wednesday afternoon caregivers’ class at the Penn Memory Center in Philadelphia had something on their minds even before Alison Lynn, the social worker leading the session, could start the conversation. A few days before, retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor had released a letter announcing that she’d been diagnosed… Read More »

Getting to the Point: A Multifaced Approach to Avoiding App Overload

Elaine Goodman, MD, Medical Director, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Associate CMO, Wellframe As more emphasis is placed on value-based care, health plans are looking to devote more resources toward lowering costs and improving outcomes. Adopting new technology-enabled approaches that help patients take control of their own well-being can be a win for the patient, physician… Read More »