Author Leonard Kish recaps HealthDataPalooza and offers his insight on patient engagement and patient goals, separate,yet similar topics that are rarely linked together.
"Patient goals are the dark matter of health care. It’s the stuff that holds the whole health care universe together, yet is rarely observed and ever more rarely considered. The goals we each have as individuals drive many of our decisions in health care and, in fact, drive our daily health, yet how often is our provider aware of our goals? We need our goals tied to our choices. We need to shorten those feedback loops."
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