The 4th Network of Healthcare, enabled through higi is the first line for prevention and engagement and more than once every second, a consumer engages with our nationwide network. higi’s scaled national network consists of 10,000 self-service, smart health stations located primarily in retail pharmacies coupled with a robust, interoperable, digital platform. This network provides […]
How do we make this first line of defense for prevention and engagement a reality? Together, we activate the 4th Network of Healthcare What is the 4th Network of Healthcare? The 4th Network of Healthcare is a means to engage consumers in their health, on a regular basis and on their terms. The 4th Network […]
We know that our current means of treating an increasingly chronically ill population is unsustainable, so we must find a new solution to this problem – one that supports current patients in managing their condition, while simultaneously focusing on prevention for at risk populations. What are the core elements needed to affect the change we […]
In our last post, we looked at some of the key market problems contributing to an overburdened healthcare system. In this post, we’ll focus on how this overburdened system fails to meet the demands of today’s healthcare consumers. Over time, the number of healthcare delivery networks has multiplied, in order in improve access, and better […]
By 2030, it’s projected that half of the population will be living with a chronic condition. Why does this matter? People with chronic conditions are the heaviest users of the healthcare system, accounting for 81% of hospital admissions, 91% of all prescriptions filled and 76% of physician visits (Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease). According to […]
What do the New Year, the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference and the 4th Network of Healthcare all have in common?
For most anyone in healthcare, our New Year’s Eve ‘ball drop’ event is the annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, Jan 7-10. And this year, we predict the focus on healthcare consumerism to be at its height with providers, payers, employers, investors and the like looking for solutions that mesh the existing ecosystem […]