Tag Archives: women’s health

Engaging Patients in Annual Mammograms

Studies show that a little over 66 percent of women aged 40 and older get regular mammograms. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we compiled resources to help physicians engage patients in their care.

Examining Waste in Healthcare (and One Method to Reduce It)

Researchers estimate that waste accounts for nearly 25 percent of our ever-increasing national healthcare spending. What constitutes “waste” and how might bundled payments help to reduce it?

How Women’s Health Providers Can Thrive in Value-Based Care by Enhancing the Patient Experience

Female Doctor Consulting Female Patient

How can women’s health providers enhance the patient experience and — in the process — advance value-based care?

The Social Determinants of (Women’s) Health

From access to reliable transportation to pain management, the social determinants of health play a critical role in a woman’s access to high-quality care. Here are the top ways OB-GYNs can address the determinants in their communities.

How Women’s Health Providers Can Mitigate the Wage Gap

Even though 69 percent of OB-GYNs are women, there is still a staggering pay gap in the profession. We’ve put together research and practice management tips to help women’s health providers close the gap.

How Can Maternity Care Drive Value-Based Models?

Contrary to what analysts predicted years ago, value-based care has yet to overhaul the healthcare delivery system. Mark Cone, MD, examines how women’s health — an extremely overlooked area — is the perfect entry point to demonstrate value while improving the health of mothers and newborns. Learn how partnerships and innovative payment models can help patients and the industry alike!

The “Fourth Trimester” & the Importance of Postpartum Follow-Ups

Postpartum care — the “fourth trimester”  — is too often overlooked and undervalued in women’s healthcare. In observation of National Women’s Health Week, we spoke with two OB-GYNs about the clinical and cultural changes needed to better support mothers and children.

How to Empower Female Patients’ Advocacy & Avoid the Yentl Syndrome

In observance of National Women’s Health Week, we’re focusing on issues in healthcare that affect more than half the country’s population. Though the field has made huge gains recently, there are still hurdles. It’s difficult to disentangle these challenges from larger, systemic problems so pervasive in our society. Women wait longer in the ER before …



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