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Johns Hopkins HealthCare Solutions Brings Johns Hopkins Know-How to Private Industry

Wed, 30 Nov 2016

Baltimore, November 30 2016 – From the November issue of Dome, A Publication for the Johns Hopkins Medicine Family The Family Business By Patrick Smith While faculty and staff members at Johns Hopkins engage in the cutting-edge […]

Dr. David Valle Wins Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Education

Mon, 24 Oct 2016

Baltimore, October 24 2016 – The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) has named David Valle, MD, Henry J. Knott Professor and Director of the McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, with an appointment in the […]

Johns Hopkins Medicine To Manage Coastal Onsite Clinic

Thu, 29 Sep 2016

Baltimore, September 29 2016 – Johns Hopkins HealthCare Solutions, a part of Johns Hopkins Medicine, today announced the opening of its 55th onsite employee health and wellness center for The Coastal Companies. A leading processor […]

Lillie Shockney, R.N., M.A.S., Wins Healthcare Trailblazer Award

Thu, 22 Sep 2016

Baltimore, September 22 2016 – Lillie Shockney, University Distinguished Professor of Breast Cancer and administrative director of the Johns Hopkins Breast Cancer Center received a Healthcare Trailblazer Award at the annual Women in Business Awards […]

GE Aviation to Provide Johns Hopkins HealthCare to Manufacturing Facility Employees

Fri, 20 May 2016

Baltimore, May 20 2016 – Johns Hopkins HealthCare Solutions today announced that it has signed an agreement with GE Aviation, a leading provider of commercial and military jet engines and components worldwide, to supply work-site employee […]

Discovery Limited Receives 2016 Starfield Award

Mon, 25 Apr 2016

Baltimore, April 25 2016 – Discovery Limited of South Africa won the 2016 Starfield Award for their use of the Johns Hopkins ACG System to investigate the impact of care coordination on health care costs […]

All Children’s Hospital Celebrates 90 Years and Name Change

Wed, 20 Apr 2016

Baltimore, April 20 2016 – As of April 5, 2016, All Children’s Hospital, the Johns Hopkins Medicine pediatric hospital based in St. Petersburg, Florida, officially changed its name to Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. The […]

Dr. Felicia Hill-Briggs Joins Dr. Oz For Diabetes Alert Day

Wed, 23 Mar 2016

Baltimore, March 23 2016 – Johns Hopkins researcher Dr. Felicia Hill-Briggs joined a panel of experts for a Diabetes Alert Day episode of popular health and wellness show, Dr. Oz. Her appearance on Dr. Oz was […]

Putting “Big Data” To Work In Health Care | Johns Hopkins And Microsoft Disrupt The ICU | One Year Of Managing Cancer On The Job

Tue, 8 Mar 2016

Johns Hopkins ACG® System Wins PCSI Award

Sat, 16 Jan 2016

The Hague, Netherlands, January 2016 – Among a crowded field of nearly 100 entrants at the most recent Patient Classification Systems International (PCSI) conference, the ACG System’s entry, “Case Finding & Population Profiling – Separate Disciplines […]

Pocket-Sized Mentor For New Physicians | Treat Complex Motor Stereotypies at Home | Follow us on Twitter

Fri, 13 Nov 2015

Second Victim Breakfast Seminar

Wed, 11 Nov 2015

Baltimore, November 11 2015 – While patients are the principal victims of an adverse event, they are not the sole victims. Physicians, nurses, and other clinicians who are connected to these and other care related events […]

Hospital Quality Care, Home Comforts, Better Outcomes | Improving Diabetes Self-Management for Patients & Providers | Follow Us On LinkedIn

Thu, 24 Sep 2015

• An innovative substitute for acute hospital care, Hospital at Home provides hospital-level care for patients in their own home…
• A self-paced learning tool, DECIDE (Decision-making Education for Choices In Diabetes Everyday), helps patients improve self-management by developing their problem-solving skills…
• Follow the Johns Hopkins Solutions LinkedIn page to receive timely health care information that helps you stay up-to-date with Solutions…

Health Disparities Could Cost U.S. $1.24 Trillion Over Four Years

Wed, 16 Sep 2015

Baltimore, September 16 2015 – Suffering from a high rate of cancer,  and cardiovascular disease,  the 600,000 strong African-American community in Baltimore is emblematic of the kinds health disparities that plague minority groups across the nation. While the underlying […]

ARTICLE: Hospital Quality Care, Home Comforts, Better Outcomes

Wed, 16 Sep 2015

Hospital at Home® is a groundbreaking model for health care organizations that allows them to address challenge of caring for acutely ill elderly patients. Currently being implemented across the country at VA hospitals, health systems, and managed care programs, patients receiving care through HaH® experience better clinical outcomes with a lower average length of stay than similarly hospitalized patients.

ARTICLE: Improving Diabetes Self-Management for Patients & Providers

Wed, 16 Sep 2015

In 2012, a study by the American Diabetes Association estimated that the total cost of diabetes diagnoses to be $245 billion, of that $179 was in direct medical costs. DECIDE is the only self-paced, literacy adapted diabetes self-management program for adults that aims to improve both the patient experience and quality of care while reducing costs.

Johns Hopkins and Broadmead Collaborate to Create Dementia Care Centers

Mon, 27 Jul 2015

Baltimore, July 27 2015 – Cockeysville, MD – Broadmead, a continuing care retirement community in Cockeysville, and Johns Hopkins HealthCare, LLC, have reached an agreement to develop, with Johns Hopkins physicians and scientists, centers of excellence […]

Maryland Cancer Collaborative Honors Managing Cancer at Work

Wed, 15 Jul 2015

Baltimore July 15, 2015 – The Maryland Cancer Collaborative has recognized the Johns Hopkins Managing Cancer at Work Program with its 2015 Innovative Systems Change Award. This award, granted annually to programs in Maryland for their […]

Lillie Shockney Discusses MCaW, Gov. Hogan’s Diagnosis

Fri, 26 Jun 2015

  Baltimore June 26, 2015 – After announcing that he had been diagnosed with an advanced, aggressive cancer of the lymph nodes, Gov. Larry Hogan emphasized his determination to continue working throughout his chemotherapy treatment. Johns […]

Innovative program supports employees and managers | Cultural compentency assessment helps meet Triple Aim | Remote patient management? There’s an app for that

Thu, 11 Jun 2015

• Managing Cancer at Work provides information and support sourced from the renowned cancer center at Johns Hopkins specifically tailored to the needs of the modern workplace…
• Effective interactions with those of different backgrounds is critical to delivering high-quality care. COA360’s online platform helps hospitals measure their cultural competency…
• Connecting medical experts to their patients, emocha provides web-based solutions for access to care, adherence, data management and more…

Balance is a therapist-supported, digital behavioral health program that makes mental health care easier and more accessible.
The ACG System helps you combine a population-level perspective with patient-level behaviors and conditions, allowing you to be proactive rather than reactive when it comes to your population’s unique health care needs.
Blossom is an interactive guide that combines biometric tech, expert advice and support from loved ones to help you assess, understand and optimize your fight against diabetes.
Work Stride offers cancer prevention and education, as well as personalized nurse navigation at each stage of the cancer journey. Designed for employees, dependents, caregivers and managers.