Latest News & Updates
At Captivated Health it is one of our goals to keep you "in-the-know" on things in the industry that may help you become better healthcare consumers. On this page we will curate content from around the country that does just that. You can check back at this page for articles, blog posts, and podcasts that will help keep you in the healthcare driver's seat.
- Power To The Patients! – With Dr. Eric Topol
Podcaster David Saltzman interviewed Dr. Eric Topol to talk about his recent book, “The Patient Will See You Now”. A practicing cardiologist, professor of genomics, and director of Scripps Translational Science Institute in La Jolla, CA, Dr. Topol outlines the beginnings of what he believes is a long-overdue shift in medicine that will put the future of medicine in consumer’s hands. Read more and listen to the podcast at: http://shiftshapersonline.com/the-patient-will-see-you-now-dr-eric-topol/
- How to Reduce Health Care Costs through Accurate Diagnosis – With Dr. Lewis Levy
According to a recent American Journal of Medicine study, 40% of the patients who requested second opinions on the initial diagnosis have received changes in their diagnosis and treatment. On this episode of ShiftShapers, David Saltzman spoke with Dr. Lewis Levy about a serious problem in today’s health care – inaccurate diagnosis. The podcast can be listened to at: http://shiftshapersonline.com/accurate-diagnosis-dr-lewis-levy/ You can also learn more about the Captivated Health Best Doctors program at The Right Diagnosis
- You are a Fiduciary. Now What? – With Adam Russo
Being a fiduciary is a big responsibility that many employers don’t fully understand and oftentimes find challenging to carry out – especially in the small and middle market. ShiftShapers invited Adam Russo, CEO of the Phia Group, to discuss what it means to be a fiduciary, how problems and challenges crop up and a few ways to handle them. We also discuss the liability that attaches to this role and some new tools that help plans deal with the complexity and the liability. Read more and listen to the podcast at: http://shiftshapersonline.com/fiduciaries-adam-russo/