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How to Have the Hospice Conversation A Guide for Post Acute CaregiversWhile we all realize how important the end-of-life conversation is, it’s difficult—even for caregivers who may confront death frequently.

To help facilitate an effective and compassionate conversation about hospice care, Medalogix’s in-house clinician, who has 20 years of palliative care experience, assembled this hospice conversation guide.

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[row][col sm_width="10" sm_offset="1"] Institute of Medicine end of lifeThe Institute of Medicine recently held an End of Life Conference where policy makers and industry thought leaders spoke about End of Life Care in America. This Conference was to serve as a responsorial forum to the IOM's September report on America's end of life care status. To foster conversation and highlight solutions to America's end of life care gaps, the IOM called for statements. Our CEO submitted a statement that discusses analytics' role and potential in end of life care. It's since been posted to the IOM's site. We've copied it below for your convenience. [/col][/row]

hit consultant logoThe global healthcare industry generates approximately 30 percent of the world’s data.It is estimated by 2015, the average hospital will generate 665 terabytes of data. Every initial homecare visit creates 1,185 points of data.

With so much data available, healthcare visionaries realize the immense benefits of adopting technologies to analyzing their data: