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HealthDecision Joins the Epic App Orchard Marketplace

Madison, Wis, — HealthDecision, Inc., a developer of decision support and shared decision-making (SDM) software for clinicians and patients at the point of care, announced today that it has joined the recently opened Epic App Orchard Marketplace. The App Orchard provides a marketplace for third-party developers to make pre-approved apps available to Epic customers, ensuring [...]

2017-09-25T16:34:53+00:00 September 25th, 2017|

MD, UW Health Clinician Survey, 8/17/16

“I love that it’s synced with the EHR, and my patient’s info automatically blows in. I use it regularly for patients that are “on the fence” about starting a drug, like statin, because I think it lays out the risks and benefits well.”

2017-05-08T15:33:47+00:00 May 7th, 2017|

Help Where You (and Your Patient) Need It

Did you know that HealthDecision uses two mechanisms to provide helpful information within the workflow of the tools? In many sections of the tools, deeper explanations are available to help the clinician and the patient understand the underlying data and considerations behind a specific calculation or recommendation based on the individual's risk. One of these [...]

2017-06-08T02:27:32+00:00 May 6th, 2017|

Shared Decision Making and Agreeing to Disagree

Early in my career as a preventive cardiologist, I learned the ACC/AHA Adult Treatment Panel III guideline inside and out. This guideline was more complex than most, combining LDL cholesterol levels with risk calculations in a matrix that determined treatment thresholds. I published an article in Circulation mapping the U.S. population to this matrix. [...]

2017-06-08T09:04:42+00:00 May 5th, 2017|

HealthDecision Launches Breast Cancer Screening Tool to Predict Personalized Risk

HealthDecision, LLC, a software producer of tools integrated into the doctor – patient workflow to enable shared decision making (SDM), today announced the launch of the Breast Cancer Screening tool. This tool provides patients a personalized risk analysis for developing breast cancer in the next 10 years and the benefits or harms associated with mammogram [...]

2017-09-25T09:22:44+00:00 January 24th, 2017|