Partners HealthCare to Bring Care Closer to Home, Lower Costs
Partners HealthCare announced a plan to bring health care closer to where patients live, at lower costs. Partners plans to open four state-of-the-art outpatient centers that will offer a wide range of new health care options that better meets patients’ changing needs.
From Logan Airport, the Roots of Telemedicine
Today, telemedicine is a widely accepted premise as it rapidly takes on new applications across health care delivery. But in 1960, when the seed of the innovation was planted, it was a revolutionary—even out-of-reach—idea.
Bringing the Brigham Experience into Patients’ Homes
Can a patient receive high-quality, hospital level care in the comfort of their own living room? A recent pilot study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital (BWFH) was designed to deliver evidence to answer that question.
Building Resilience to Foster Adolescent Mental Health
Half of all lifetime mental illnesses begin by age 14—but childhood interventions can reduce the impact of, or even prevent, these illnesses. That’s the idea behind The Resilience Project, a unique partnership between Newton-Wellesley Hospital (NWH) and nearby schools focused on supporting the mental health and emotional wellbeing of children
Partners Expertise, from Boston to Navajo Nation: The Brigham Outreach Program
Suboxone management for opioid patients. The latest in oral alternatives for diabetes. Liver-sparing medications to treat alcohol addiction. These are just a few of the life-saving lessons Chandima Deegala, B.S., PharmD, NCPS-PP, CTTS, will take back to Northern Navajo Medical Center in Shiprock, New Mexico.
The Right Regulation for Patients: Advancing American Kidney Health
Thanks to a recent move by the federal government—informed, in part, by Partners Population Health—millions of patients with kidney disease will soon benefit from more comprehensive, patient-centered care.